Loyola University Chicago

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing

Faculty and Staff

Emily Chin, PhD, RNC

Title/s:  Assistant Professor

Office #:  BVM, Room 1006, LSC

Phone: 773.508.8571



BS Emory University 2000
BSN University of Illinois at Chicago 2002
PhD University of Illinois at Chicago 2012

Teaching Interests

Theory and clinical components of women’s health and obstetrical nursing, pathophysiology, introduction to nursing.

Courses Taught, 2015-2016

MCN 273 Family Health Patterns I
GNUR 293 Pathophysiology
GNUR 102 Introduction to Professional Nursing Practice

Research/Scholarly Interests and Selected Publications

Obstetrical and perinatal nursing, pain, symptom management.

Chin, E. G., Vincent, C. and Wilkie, D. (2014). A Comprehensive Description of Postpartum Pain after Cesarean Delivery. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing, 43: 729–741. doi:10.1111/1552-6909.12483

Burke, C., Chin, E. (2016). Chorioamnionitis at Term: Definition, Diagnosis and Implications for Practice. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. Accepted for Publication.

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Staff Nurse, Labor and Delivery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Committee member, March of Dimes Perinatal Nursing Advisory Council
  • Committee member, Sigma Theta Tau International Alpha Beta Chapter
  • Member, American Nurses Association
  • Member, Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses