Madge Buus-Frank DNP, APRN-BC, FAAN

Executive Vice-President & Director of Quality Improvement and Education
Vermont Oxford Network
Faculty, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and University of Vermont

Madge E. Buus-Frank DNP, APRN-BC, FAAN is a board certified Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, and serves as the Executive Vice President and Director of Quality Improvement and Education for Vermont Oxford Network. Dr. Buus-Frank has been actively engaged in improving neonatal care for over three decades, practicing at The Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth. Dr. Buus-Frank is an internationally recognized educator and consultant. Prior to her role at VON, she collaborated on the design, development and execution of innovative educational and clinical solutions for newborn intensive care units and health systems nationally and internationally. She was the Founding Editor-in-Chief for Advances in Neonatal Care: The Official Journal of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses, a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to advancing the art and science of neonatal care, serving for five years in this capacity. She has been inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN) for her pioneering work in the field of neonatal care. Dr. Buus-Frank has a strong interest in improving the quality, safety and value of newborn care and serves as the Faculty Leader for VON quality improvement collaboratives.