Behrakis Health Science Center at Northeastern's Boston Campus

Kelly Gallant


Assistant Clinical Faculty


Research Interests

Global anesthesia and anSeleesthesia in austere environments, pulmonary hypertension and caregiver reactions, technology applications in anesthesia


Kelly enjoys working both clinically and in didactic courses with student registered nurse anesthetists (SRNAs), as well as volunteering with the International Organization for Women and Development (IOWD) to provide anesthesia in Kigali, Rwanda on a yearly basis, taking two SRNAs. She enjoys cycling, winter sports, and hiking.

Selected Publications

Dwyer, M., Woodruff, S., & Gallant, K. (2023). Development and Evaluation of a Nurse Anesthetist Directed Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting Protocol in an Ambulatory Surgical Center. Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (30312528).

Gallant, K. (2017). Caregiver reactions in pulmonary hypertension (Order No. 10617269). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (2021142272). Retrieved from

Matura, L., McDonough, A., Aglietti, L. M., Herzog, J. L., & Gallant, K. A. (2013). A virtual community: concerns of patients with pulmonary hypertension. Clinical Nursing Research, 22(2), 155-171. doi:10.1177/1054773812462867

Courses Taught

NRSG7533: Nurse Anesthesia Practicum 2 with lab

NRSG 7543: Advanced Clinical Experiences in Nurse Anesthesia 2