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A Breath for Little Joeys

Krista Olszewski

eXpressions® Program: Art School: Hoover High School City/State: North Canton, Ohio Teacher(s): Christopher Triner Medium/Genre: 3-D/Sculpture eXhibition Year: 2019
eXpressionist Statement:

My idea behind this piece was that babies who are born prematurely with weak lungs can leave the hospital early if they are exposed to skin-to-skin contact. My goal was to bring awareness to the different methods one could use to increase the chances of survival for babies born prematurely.


Selected Research

The Effects of Kangaroo Care on Length of Stay Researcher: Gabriela Santiago-Narvaez Mentor: Angela McMahan, MSN, RN, CPHQ School: Elyria Catholic High School Internship Track: Radiology Internship Year: 2018