Marsha Campbell-Yeo

Associate Professor

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Email: marsha.campbell-yeo@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-4283
Fax: 902-494-3487
Mailing Address: 
Room 117, Forrest Bldg.,
Dalhousie University
5869 University Avenue
PO Box 15000
Halifax NS B3H 4R2
 
Research Topics:
  • Neonates and infants
  • Co-bedding
  • Pain
  • Skin-to-skin contact
  • Randomized trials

Biography:

Dr. Campbell-Yeo is a certified neonatal nurse practitioner, Associate Professor cross appointed to Pediatrics, Psychology & Neuroscience, and a clinician scientist at the IWK Heath Centre. She holds grants examining maternal driven interventions to improve outcomes of medically at risk newborns specifically related to pain, stress and neurodevelopment.

Memberships:

College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia
Canadian Nurse Association
Canadian Association of Neonatal Nurses
Canadian Pain Society
International Association of the Study of Pain

Awards & Honours

2017 - Canadian Nurses Association:  150 Nurses for Canada, 1 of 150 Nurses selected to  represent Canada to mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation
2016 - Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR): New Investigator Award, $300,000               
2015 - Canadian Child Health Clinician Scientist Program: Career Development Award, $280,000
2015 - First Prize - CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH) Video   Competition for Power of a Parent’s Touch $5,000
2015 - Canadian Pain Society Early Career Investigator Award

Publications

Benoit, B.*, Martin-Misener, R., Latimer, M., & Campbell-Yeo, M. (2017). Breastfeeding Analgesia in Infants: An Update on the Current State of Evidence. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 31(2), 145-159. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0000000000000253
Campbell-Yeo, M. (2016). “First, do no harm” – the use of analgesia or placebo as control for babies in painful clinical trials. Acta Paediatrica, 105(2), 119-120.
Campbell-Yeo, M., Disher,T.*, Benoit, B.*, & Johnston, C. Understanding Kangaroo Care (KC) and its benefits to preterm infants. (2015). Pediatric Health, Medicine and Therapeutics, 6, 15-32, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/PHMT.S51869
Campbell-Yeo M., Johnston C.C., Joseph K.S., Feeley N., Chambers C.T., & Barrington K. (2014). Co-bedding Between Preterm Twins Attenuates Stress Response Following Heel Lance: Results of a Randomized Trial. Clinical Journal of Pain, 30(7):598-604.
Campbell-Yeo M., Johnston C., Benoit B., Latimer M., Vincer M., Walker C.D., Inglis D., et al. (2013) Trial of Repeated Analgesia with Kangaroo Mother Care. BMC Pediatrics, 13:182. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-13-182.