Chris McKenna, MSN, CRNP
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Chris McKenna began her nursing career on the pediatric surgical/ trauma unit at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.  She worked at three combined adult/pediatric trauma centers before joining UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in 2002 as the first trauma nurse practitioner.  She became the trauma program manager in 2004.  In this role she served as Chair of the Pennsylvania Trauma Nurse Advisory Council, Co-Chair of the Pediatric Special Interest Group of the Society of Trauma Nurses, Co-Chair of the Trauma Special Interest Group of the American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association and President of the American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association.  She is currently a nurse practitioner in the Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh