Phone:
(810) 262-7264
Email:
welchg@umflint.edu

Gena Welch, DNAP, CRNA

Clinical Assistant Professor/Anesthesia Program Assistant Director

Dr. Welch is a practicing Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), clinical researcher, and the Assistant Director of the Nurse Anesthesia Program. She has practiced independently and in the care team model as a CRNA. The Nurse Anesthesia Program is located within the Public Health & Health Sciences department at the University of Michigan-Flint.

 

Areas of clinical and research interests:

  • Enhancing clinical communication and education
  • Preadmissions predictors of academic success
  • Interdisciplinary initiatives in graduate education
  • Clinical instruction in the delivery of perioperative anesthetic care

 

Teaching experience:

  • Anatomy and Physiology I & II
  • Cardiac Pathophysiology
  • Principles of Electrocardiogram
  • Nurse Anesthesia Seminar I & II
  • Master’s Thesis Development I, II, & III
  • Scholarly Project Development, Implementation, & Dissemination
  • Medical writing

 

Community/Engagement:

  • Co-chair of the Coalition of Michigan Organizations of Nursing committee for the Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists