Christine S. Schulman, Director
July 2013 – June 2016
Christine S. Schulman, RN, MS, CNS, CCRN, serves a three-year term as a director on the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) board of directors from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2016.
Schulman is a critical care clinical nurse specialist at Legacy Health System in Portland, Ore. Prior to this position, she was a trauma and critical care nursing consultant and a trauma and surgery clinical nurse specialist at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Wash.
Schulman has been an adjunct clinical instructor at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, Seattle University and the University of Washington School of Nursing in Seattle.
She obtained most of her bedside clinical experience as a staff nurse in the surgical ICU at Oregon Sciences Center, and earlier in her career she held other critical care and emergency nursing positions in Wyoming and Colorado. She is a partner and CCRN service line director with Allegro Reviews in Scappoose, Ore.
An AACN Circle of Excellence Award recipient in 2012, Schulman is a member of AACN’s Greater Portland Chapter and serves on its Symposium Planning Committee. She also was a member of the Mountain to Sound Chapter in Seattle and an AACN ambassador.
Schulman served on the AACN Nominating Committee from 2008 to 2009 and was chair of the AACN Research Work Group in 2006.
She has been a contributing editor and manuscript editor for AACN’s Critical Care Nurse, an editorial board member for AACN Advanced Critical Care and a section editor and author for "AACN Advanced Critical Care Nursing."
She was a speaker at AACN’s National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition from 2004 to 2012. Schulman’s other professional affiliations include the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Schulman earned a Master of Science in nursing from Oregon Health Sciences University and a Bachelor of Science in nursing from University of Wyoming.