Christine S. Schulman, Director
July 2013 – June 2016
Christine S. Schulman, RN, MS, CNS, CCRN, serves as a director on the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) board of directors from July 2013, through June 2016. She served a one-year term as treasurer from July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015.
Schulman is a critical care clinical nurse specialist at Legacy Health System in Portland, Oregon. She was previously a trauma and critical care nursing consultant and a trauma and surgery clinical nurse specialist at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Schulman has been an adjunct clinical instructor at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Seattle University and 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 Health & Science University, and earlier in her career she held critical care and emergency nursing positions in Wyoming and Colorado.
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 2008-2009 and 2014-2015, and was chair of the AACN Research Work Group in 2006.
She was a speaker at AACN’s National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition from 2004-2012. Schulman’s other professional affiliations include the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
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 of “AACN Advanced Critical Care Nursing.”
Schulman earned a Master of Science in Nursing from Oregon Health & Science University and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Wyoming.