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Nichol Harris, BS, RRT

Clinical Respiratory Education Specialist-Newborn

Nichol Harris has worked at Children's Hospital of UPMC since 2000.  She has functioned as a Clinical Respiratory Education Specialist-Neonates for the past 2.5 years in the Neonatal Intensive Care Units at both Children’s and Magee Women’s Hospital of UPMC.  This position has enabled her to teach and guide learning, develop course and curricula, advise students, be innovative, and introduce the learner to the complexities of Neonatal care.  Over the years she has been a great resource to the RT staff and others, and have contributed greatly to the development of our services and our clinical training for students. 



Indiana University of Pennsylvania (2000)
Bachelors of Science Degree
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Instructor
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Instructor


Awards Received

1st place quality improvement project award for poster presentation on Decreasing Unplanned Extubations in the NICU at UPMC Shadyside Nursing Week Conference (May 2011)

Ann McGauley Award (2000)