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Christine McGahey

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Christine McGahey, DNP, MSN, BSN, NEA-BC, currently serves as the Clinical Nursing Director of Trauma Services at Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento, where she plays a crucial role in the success of the Trauma Center. With over 20 years of clinical and leadership experience, she joined Kaiser Permanente in 2016. Christine is a highly qualified professional, holding a Doctor of Nursing Practice in Population Health from the University of San Francisco, a Master’s Degree in Nursing Administration, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Western Governor’s University. Additionally, she is a Board-Certified Advanced Nursing Executive. 

Active in professional organizations, Christine is affiliated with the American Organization of Nursing Leadership (AONL), American Nurses Association (ANA), Association of California Nurse Leaders (ACNL), Society of Trauma Nurses (STN), and currently serves as the Immediate Past President of the Trauma Managers Association of California (TMAC).


  • Executive leadership
  • Finance
  • EBP

Research Areas

  • Mental health
  • Trauma


  • University of San Francisco, DNP in Population Health, 2023