Dr. Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos is an assistant professor of nursing at Rutgers University in New Jersey. From the Philippines, she is passionate about exploring the Filipino American experience and investigating sexual reproductive health and health disparities in diverse, vulnerable populations. She has taught in undergraduate and graduate nursing programs for 17 years, receiving awards for her teaching and commitment to student advising and mentorship. A board-certified women’s health nurse practitioner and lactation consultant, she helped develop the inpatient hospitalist nurse practitioner role in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She practices clinically in this role and is an expert in postpartum care. Representing NPWH, she served on the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ Presidential Taskforce on Optimizing Postpartum Care, an expert panel committed to improving maternal health during the puerperium. Dr. Nagtalon-Ramos served on the Board of Directors of NPWH, as secretary of its Executive Board, and co-developed the WHNP Student Leadership program. She is an award-winning author of Maternal-Newborn Nursing Care: Best Evidence-Based Practices, and co-editor of Midwifery and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide.
Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos, EdD, WHNP-BC, IBCLC, FAANP