Debra Kramlich- Owner
Debra Kramlich, PhD, RN, CNE, CCRN-K is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s College of Maine with a master’s degree in nursing education and Duquesne University in Pittsburgh with a PhD in Nursing. Deb has 40 years of nursing experience and is certified in the specialties of adult and pediatric critical care and nursing education. Additionally, she has five years of school nursing experience. She is an assistant professor of nursing at the University of New England where she teaches evidence-based practice, leadership, transition to practice, and pediatrics. She serves on the board of directors for the Southern Maine Chapter of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses and is the current Leadership Succession Chair and Past-President of the Kappa Zeta-at-Large Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. She is a manuscript reviewer for multiple peer-reviewed nursing and health care journals. She has published and presented nationally and internationally on a number of diverse topics such as family presence during resuscitation, pediatric fall risk and pain assessments, bioethical standards guiding civility in health care and education, complementary and alternative therapies in acute and critical care, and substance use disorders in rural pregnant and parenting women. She has completed the Maine Roads to Quality certification as a child care health consultant and has been in private practice for over eight years. She has been a traditional Usui Reiki practitioner for over 10 years and has achieved Reiki Master/Teacher certification. She embraces holistic, relationship-based care in clinical practice, education, and research.