Mary Bakis

Mary Catherine Bakis , DNP, MSN, CRNA

Instructor of Clinical

Procter Hall

CON CRNA - 0038

Professional Summary

Doctorally prepared Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist with eight years experience at an academic medical center providing anesthesia to all levels of patients as well as serving as a clinical instructor to nurse anesthesia students in the operating room.  


Master of Science in Nursing: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2008

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: University of Kentucky Lexington, KY, 2004

Post Baccalaureate studies in nursing: University of Kentucky Lexington, Kentucky, 2005

Doctor of Nursing Practice: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2016


American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (Certification Date: 02-17-2009 ) - (Recertification Date: to 08-01-2021 )

Clinical Interests

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Positions and Work Experience

03-2009 -To Present Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, CRNA in a level three trauma center that serves 24 main operating rooms, several off site operating rooms as well as three outpatient facilities , University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

05-2005 -08-2006 Registered Nurse, • Worked in a 24-bed surgical intensive care unit in close collaboration with physicians and respiratory therapists providing an advanced level of care for surgical and trauma patients. • Participated in the Critical Care Internship Program , University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

06-2004 -05-2005 Registered Nurse, • Worked in the children’s hospital on a 22-bed unit that specialized in hematology/oncology and diabetes as well as other pediatric illnesses. • Participated in the BSN Residency Program, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY

08-2002 -02-2004 Patient care Technician, • Worked on a 12-bed pediatric unit doing vital signs, providing hygiene care and assisting RN’s with other miscellaneous tasks., Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, KY

03-20-2009 -BAD DATE Associate Professor/Clinical instructor for the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Anesthesia Program, University of Cinicinnati, Cincinnati, OH

01-20-2017 -BAD DATE Clinical Care Coordinator- ENT, Coordinate ENT rotation for nurse anesthesia students., University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Honors and Awards

2016 Outstanding DNP Student


D & R Family Foundation Other Type:Community Service Level:Local -To Present

Professional Affiliation

09-2006 -To Present: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

09-2015 -To Present: Society of Simulation in Healthcare