Dr. Donna Weeks, DNP, RNC-OB, C-EFM, CPN, has over 30 years of maternal child nursing experience where she has held roles from staff nurse, to manager, director, and educator and is currently practicing as a Clinical Nurse Specialist at JFK Medical Center.  Donna’s experience includes high risk OB, L&D, postpartum and newborn nursery.  One of her unique experiences includes initiating, facilitating, and evaluating a support group for hospitalized antepartum women.  Donna has been instrumental in leading AWHONN’s Postpartum Hemorrhage Project as well as the Baby Friendly Initiative at her facility.  She also serves an Adjunct Professor at Purdue Global University, teaching in the graduate program.

Dr. Weeks’ nursing education includes a BSN through the State University of New York, an MSN from The College of New Jersey and a DNP through Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.  Additionally, she is certified in Inpatient Obstetrics and Electronic Fetal Monitoring, is an NRP Instructor, an AWHONN Fetal Heart Monitoring Instructor Trainer, and AWHONN Obstetrical Patient Safety Trainer.  Donna’s vast knowledge and expertise allow her to present the most challenging concepts in a way that is easy to understand.


Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Donna Weeks has employment relationships with Purdue Global University/Kaplan University, Capella University, and JFK Medical Center. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.  She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Donna Weeks is a member of the  Association of Women’s Health Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing.