April 2020 – Professional of the Month

Karin Mitchell, MA, CCC-SLP, CLE, CNT, NTMTC Pediatric Speech Pathologist CHOC Children’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit “A person’s a person no matter how small.” – Dr. Seuss PreemieWorld: How long have you been working in your field? Karin: 26 Years PreemieWorld: Why did you choose your current profession? Karin: I have a passion to help others. In the NICU I … Read More

March 2021 – Preemie of the Month

Darryl Tyrone Johnson III (Tre’) “And when I passed by thee, and saw thee polluted in thine own blood, I said unto thee when thou wast in thy blood, LIVE; yea, I said unto thee when thou wast in thy blood, LIVE.” – Ezekiel 16:6 Darryl Tyrone Johnson III “Tre” was expected to make his grand entrance into the world … Read More

March 2021 – Editor’s Note

According to the 2020 March of Dimes Report Card, in the United States, the preterm birth rate among Black women is 50% higher than the rate among all other women.  Factors such as lack of access to maternity care, financial instability and lack of health insurance play a big part in deepening many health inequities in our society. With this … Read More