|Last Name: ||Engstrom|
|First Name: ||Janet|
|M. I.: ||L. |
|Degree & Certifications: ||PhD, RN, CNM, WHNP-BC |
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|Rank & Title: ||Professor|
Acting Chairperson, Department of Women, Children and Family Nursing
|Department: ||Women Children and Family Nursing|
|College: ||College of Nursing|
|Office Location: ||Armour Academic Center|
600 S. Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60612
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|Phone: ||(312) 942-2762|
|Fax: ||(312) 942-3043|
|Education: ||PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ill. |
MS, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ill.
BSN, DePaul University, Chicago, Ill.
Diploma, Evangelical School of Nursing, Oak Lawn, Ill.
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Dr. Engstrom's current research focuses on the health benefits and cost of human milk feeding for premature infants in the neonatal intensive care unit. She also studies interventions to help mothers and health care professionals provide human milk feedings for premature infants. Dr. Engstrom's previous research focused on evaluating the precision and accuracy of anthropometric and physical measures commonly used in clinical practice such as infant weight and length measurements.