Christopher Gill

Christopher Gill


Assistant Professor (Clinical)


Nurse Anesthesia




Christopher Gill

Degrees and Certifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Nursing, Northeastern University, Boston, expected 2020
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), University Of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, expected 2020
  • Certificate, Paramedic, Creighton University, Omaha, NE, 2016
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Anesthesia, Wayne State University, 2013
  • Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) Direct Entry Program, Salem State College, Salem, MA, 2009
  • Bachelor of Art (B.A.) in Natural Science and Certificate in Forensics, Saint Anselm College, Manchester, NH, 2007


  • NBCRNA Recertified
  • Nationally Registered Paramedic
  • American Heart Association BLS Instructor
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support Instructor

Positions and Employment

  • Assistant Professor (Clinical) of Nurse Anesthesia, Wayne State University, 2019-present
  • Chief Credentialing Officer, National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA), 2021–present
  • Assistant SNRA Program Director, Partners Healthcare, Brighanm and Women's Hospital, Boston, 2017-2019
  • Emerging Leader Fellow, National Board of Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA), Chicago, 2016-2018
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Partners Healthcare, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 2015-2017
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, 2013-2015
  • Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Wayne State University, 2011-2013
  • Research Nurse Specialist and Staff Nurse, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Trauma ICU, Nashville, 2009-2011
  • SWAT / Rapid Response Team, Detroit Medical Center, 2011-2012


Professional Memberships

  • NBCRNA CPC Professional Practice Analysis Chair, 2019
  • Northeastern PhD Advisory Committee, 2018-2019
  • NBCRNA Emerging Leader Fellow, 2016-2018
  • NBCRNA CPC Sample Item Writing Committee, 2015
  • NBCRNA CPC Professional Practice Analysis Committee, 2015
  • Key Political Contact, Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists, 2012-2013
  • Curriculum Committee, Nurse Anesthesia Program, Wayne State University, 2011-2013
  • Student Hearing Committee Panel, Eugene Applebaum College of Health Sciences, Wayne State University, 2011-2013
  • Vanderbilt Trauma Unit Drug Reference Card Redesign, 2010
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center Workplace Violence Committee, 2010

Recent Publications

  • Chapter Reviewer: Chapters 6, 7, 34, Nagelhout J. Plaus K., ed. Nurse Anesthesia. 5th ed. St. Louis, Mo.: Saunders/Elsevier; 2014.
  • Chapter Authoring: Gill C. Anesthesia for Ear, Nose, and Throat, and Maxillofacial Surgery. In: Nagelhout J. Elisha S, ed. Nurse Anesthesia. 6th ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Saunders.


  • Infusion Nursing Society, National Academy November 2016 "Big Trouble with Little Bubbles" - Effects of microbubbles on physiology and the physics which govern them.
  • Massachusetts Society of Peri Anesthesia Nurse Society, Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Meetings – “Coagulation Pathophysiology” & “Ketamine it’s in the evidence.”
  • Urologic Surgery lecture, Boston College Nurse Anesthesia Program November 2017 & 2018.
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society Spring 2019 Meeting – “Systematic Review of Adjuvant Analgesics.”