Ms. Vicky Pontieri-Lewis is an Advanced Practice Nurse at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. She has been a nurse for 32 years with both ICU and Medical Surgical Nursing Experience. She is currently the Advanced Practice Nurse for Wound Ostomy and Continence. In 2011 she was the recipient of the First Magnet Nurse of the Year award in the category of Empirical Outcomes for the work she has done on pressure ulcer prevention at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.
Ms. Pontieri-Lewis has presented nationally and published in the areas of wounds and osotmies. She served on the Editorial Board of MEDSURG Nursing Journal She is Certified by the Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurse Society and the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She is also certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as Advanced Practice Adult Nurse. She is has been on the WOCN National Conference Planning Committee, Accreditation Committee, OTA development task force, WOCN Area Director, WOCN Conference abstract reviewer.