Marilyn Fraktman, RN, Ph.D.Maternal Child Health Home Visiting Nurse

    Marilyn Fraktman has been a practicing nurse for over forty-five years. Her nursing career ranges from neurosurgery, child and family psychiatric nursing, to maternal/child home visits. Her PhD research and family-visiting experiences over the past 20 years have enriched and informed her practice and understanding of the complexities that families experience. Marilyn believes that a smooth transition from pregnancy to parenting can best be achieved with home visits in the environment in which the families are the most comfortable.