Donna is a registered nurse on the staff of the Center for Advanced Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine. She received her Associate degree in Science from Fisher Junior College, followed by an associate degree in nursing from Greater Hartford Community College. She obtained her Baccalaureate degree in Sociology from Eastern CT State University. Donna obtained certification in wound, ostomy and continence nursing in 1999 and holds continual recertification through 2013. She is CEO, Czapiga Educational Associate, LLE and is a wound ostomy nurse consultant for Backus Home Healthcare in Norwich, CT. Donna has held a variety of positions as a wound ostomy consultant for VNA of South Central-New haven, CT; Midstate VNA-Meriden, CT; Coloplast Corporation; Convatec Corporation; VNA Healthcare and was a certified wound nurse educator at Hartford Hospital. She is a member of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing society, the new England region of WOCN and the CT WOCET Nurses.