Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2018

Janet Murphy, RN, MSN, CPNP, APRN, SANE-P
President 2018

Janet is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and has extensive clinical experience in general pediatrics and child sexual abuse. She received a BA in Chemistry from Regis College in 1980 and then received her RN and MSN from Yale University School of Nursing in 1988, graduating from the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program. Over the past 30 years she has worked as an RN on Postpartum at Yale-New Haven Hospital, and since 1988, she had worked as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at a Pediatric outpatient clinic at Yale-New Haven Hospital and then at a private Pediatric practice in Branford, CT. Janet worked for 20 years as a Pediatric Primary Care Provider. Janet currently works in the Child Abuse Department at Yale-New Haven Hospital, seeing children for concerns of sexual abuse. She has worked in this specialty clinic since 1988. Janet has been a member of CT Chapter of the American Association for Legal Nurse Consultants for a few years and she has been on the Board for CTAALNC as Membership Chairperson in 2016 and Membership Chairperson/Secretary in 2017. 

Julie Kadamus, BSN, RN, OCN
Secretary/Treasurer
Julie is the Practice Coordinator for Johnson Memorial Cancer Center/St. Francis Medical Group, Inc. She participated in the inception of the Outpatient Infusion Center. She served as an integral member of the committee which led the initiative for Johnson Memorial Cancer Center obtaining accreditation from the Commission on Cancer Acceditation. She has been an active member of the CT Chapter of the American Association for Legal Nurse Consultants for the past year.

Beth Moller, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
Membership Chairperson
Beth is a Nurse Practitioner for the Child Abuse Programs at Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital. She has been a Family Nurse Practitioner for 15 years and an RN for 29 years. She has extensive in-patient and out-patient clinical experiences in Pediatric care. She has been involved as a member of the CT APRN society and she has been an active member of the CT Chapter of the American Association for Legal Nurse Consultants for the past year.

Lorraine Doonan, RN, BSN, MS, CPHQ, LNCC, CSA
Immediate Past President

2018 President of LMD Legal Nurse Consultants LLC

Lorraine’s greater than twenty years experience as a Registered Nurse allows her to provide expert consultation to plaintiff and defense law firms. She has contributed to the article, “Depression Screening and Interventions for Older Home Care Patients: Program Design and Training Outcomes for a Train-the-Trainer Model” as well as to “Pilot Study of a Statewide Initiative to Enhance Depression Care Among Older Home Care Patients”. Lorraine has served as Past President and Education Chairperson for the CT Association of Legal Nurse Consultants. She is a member of the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants.

Lorraine has attained the designation of Certified Senior Advisor and Certified Professional Healthcare Quality, endorsed by the National Association for Healthcare Quality. She is also a Legal Nurse Consultant Certified, the only certification recognized by the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants. Lorraine is a graduate of Rutgers University School of Nursing and received her Master’s Degree in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s Lally School of Management.


Past Board of the CTAALNC Chapter (2017)
 

  • President: Lorraine Doonan
  • Treasurer: Karen Troller
  • Secretary/Membership: Janet Murphy