Former STN President, Judy Mikhail, Joins the Journal of Trauma Nursing as the new Editor

June 4, 2019

Judy N. Mikhail, RN, MSN, MBA, PhD has over 30 years of progressive trauma nursing experience, most recently as Clinical Nurse Specialist, Trauma Program Manager and Trauma Administrator at Hurley Medical Center in Flint, MI. Her primary research interests include trauma center quality improvement, and trauma disparities.

She received a Diploma in Nursing from the Hurley Medical Center School of Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Michigan, Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Science Center Houston, Master of Business Administration from Colorado State University and a PhD in Nursing from the Medical University of South Carolina. Her dissertation focused on trauma disparities, the social determinants of violence, and the association of race, insurance and socioeconomic status on trauma outcomes.

Ms. Mikhail has served as President of the Society of Trauma Nurses, President of the Michigan Trauma Coalition, and Chair of the Michigan – State Trauma Advisory Committee. She is a nationally recognized speaker in trauma care and serves as an instructor for the Optimal Trauma Center Organization & Management Course cosponsored by the ACS and STN.