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Department of Neurological Surgery

Department of Neurological Surgery

Karen A Smith, R.N. CNRN

  Karen A Smith, R.N. CNRN
Clinical Nurse IV


Facilitator for the Sacramento Area Brain Tumor Support Group;
Clinical Monitor for the Balloon Prophylaxis of Aneurysmal Vasospasm (BPAV); Outcome rater (neuro-behavioral testing for the Hypopituitarism after Moderate and Severe Head Injury.


Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital, School of Nursing, Los Angeles, California, 1962. St. Mary's College, Moraga, California, B.A. Health Services Administration, 1979


California Board of Registered Nursing
Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse

Professional society membership

American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, American Association of Neuroscience Nurse, Greater Sacramento Chapter (Chairperson 2006-2007), Northern California Hydrocephalus Foundation, National Brain Tumor Foundation