Clinical/Translational Science

Kim Kopenhaver Haidet, Ph.D., CNNP

Professor of Nursing and Pediatrics



  • Pediatrics
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit


Contact Information:



  • Medical Education, Pennsylvania State University
  • Post-doctoral Fellow, National Institutes of Health, NINR, Intramural, 2006.
  • Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, Biobehavioral Health, 2005.
  • R.N.C., Neonatal NP, 1989.
  • C.R.N.P., Neonatal, 1989.
  • M.S.N., University of Pennsylvania, Perinatal Nursing, 1989.
  • B.S. with Distinction, Pennsylvania State University, Nursing, 1986.
  • A.B., Franklin & Marshall College, Science, 1982.


Research Interests:

  • Developmental psychobiology
  • Perinatal/neonatal care
  • Parent-infant interactions and family dynamics
  • Infants' biobehavioral responses and health outcomes
  • Gene variants and neurobehavioral regulation




Kim Kopenhaver Haidet, Ph.D., CNNP


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