Dr. Yeager serves as an instructor in the Breen School of Nursing and Health Professions. She earned a PhD from Villanova University and both a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Science in Nursing Education from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio. Dr.. Yeager’s clinical practice is in neonatal intensive care nursing, as a practicing RN in Ohio and a nurse educator for NICU programs in the Caribbean. Professional interests include: curriculum development, maternal/newborn health, global health security, and simulation. She received the Ohio March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Award for Excellence as an Academic Educator 0-5 years.