College of Health Sciences
Dr. Cheryl Hagan O’Malley NEA-BC
Dr. O’Malley has been a registered nurse for over 35 years. Dr. O’Malley has held multiple positions over the 35 years from staff nurse to Chief Nursing Officer. Dr. O’Malley currently holds the position of Vice President Patient Care Services and Nursing at a large Tertiary Academic Medical Center in Ohio. Dr. O’Malley’s background is in critical care, emergency medicine, woman’s and children, where she was a bedside nurse and advanced to a leadership position. Dr. O’Malley will be teaching in the Doctorial program for Nursing.
Dr. O’Malley current interests are in leadership and advancing the professional practice of nursing through evidence based research. Dr. O’Malley is a published author, and has multiple podium and poster presentations related to nursing.
Dr. O’Malley is an active member of American Organization of Nurse Executive, Greater Cleveland Organization of Nurse Executives, North East Ohio Nursing Initiative, and Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives. Dr. O’Malley has served on multiple non-profit boards in the greater Cleveland area.