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Dr. Hall expertly shares the courage, love and determination found in NICUs.  Each story is a testimony to the power of medical scienceand the fighting spirit of even the tiniest baby. --Dr. Jennifer Howse, President, March of Dimes Foundation

For the Love of Babies is a remarkable, moving and incrediblepiece of writing, not to mention a true addition to the literature wereally need on the subject of NICUs, babies, doctors and parents. --Vicki Forman, Author of This Lovely Life

From beginning to end, Dr. Hall speaks the language of the NICU withrefreshing honesty, providing insight into the world of neonatologistsand describing dilemmas they face. --Deb Discenza, Co-Author, The Preemie Parent's Survival Guide to the NICU

For the Love of Babies is a life-changing book and a heartfeltcollection of stories every parent should read.  I was touched by thelove, agony and hope each parent felt for her baby.  --Sandy Puc, Co-Founder, Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep Foundation

The short stories in this book are the essence of human compassion.  Dr. Hall's personal journey, experiences, and feelings are expressedbeautifully.  --Robert T. Hall, MD, Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics, UMKC School of Medicine

About the Author

Dr. Sue Hall earned a B.A. in psychology from Stanford University, aMaster's in Social Work from Boston University, and an M.D. degree fromthe University of Missouri at Kansas City. She completed her residency in Pediatrics (including a year as Chief Resident) and Fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at The Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, MO. 

Prior to embarking on hertwenty-five-year career as a neonatologist, she was a practicing socialworker. Formerly an Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine, Dr. Hall is now in a private practiceof neonatology.Dr. Hall, who lives in the Midwest, has two daughters, now both adults.She is an enthusiastic sailor in her free time. She also enjoys readingand speaking to groups about health care issues of our most vulnerablechildren.

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  • File Size: 679 KB
  • Print Length: 318 pages
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  • Publisher: WorldMaker Media (January 7, 2014)
  • Publication Date: January 7, 2014
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00551PD6K
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