Education and Training
Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP)Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP)
BSN - University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA
AB in Molecular Biology - Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
MSN, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA
MA in Anatomy and Neurobiology - Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Titles and Academic Titles
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Quality, Safety and Value Advisor (QSVA), Center Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome (CTIS) and Division of Orthopedics
Clinical Associate, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
- Sprains and Strains in Children
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
- Anterior Knee Pain
- Back Pain in Children and Adolescents
- Growth Plate Injuries
Departments and Services
Posters and Presentations
McNeely LW, Staschak JC. Update on Pediatric Orthopaedic Sports Related Injuries: Recent Innovations for Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Practice [poster]. National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Conference; 2011 Mar 23-26; Baltimore, MD.
Lectures by Invitation
McNeely LW. Orthopaedics for the Primary Care Provider. Presented at: Univsersity of Pennsylvania School of Nursing; 2017 Feb; Philadelphia, PA.
McNeely LW. Orthopaedics 101: The “Straight” Child. Presented at: Thomas Jefferson University School of Nursing; 2015; Philadelphia, PA.
McNeely LW. Orthopaedics for the Primary Care Provider. Presented at: Univsersity of Pennsylvania School of Nursing; 2015 Dec; Philadelphia, PA.
Awards and Honors
2007, Dorothy Mereness Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing