Dr Deborah Raines is a perinatal researcher, curriculum design consultant and educational technologist. She is currently working on a variety of projects designing and implementing innovative education and evidence based clinical programs. She is a Sigma Theta Tau International nursing expert for Sharecare.com. In addition, she is a methodologist and mentor for doctoral students. In 2012 Dr. Raines was appointed the editor of the Evidence Based Research column for Neonatal Network: The Journal of Neonatal Nursing.