Assistant Professor of the Practice and Assistant Program Director, Nurse Anesthesia
Allan Thomas, DNP, CRNA, is an assistant professor of the practice and the assistant program director of the Nurse Anesthesia program at the Connell School of Nursing. Dr. Thomas completed his BSN at College Misericordia in 1985, his MSN at Columbia University in 1989, and his DNP at Boston College in 2020.
His foundation as a Registered Nurse combined with the privilege to be board certified as a Nurse Anesthetist for over thirty years has allowed Dr. Thomas to provide nursing care to countless patients in need of anesthesia and pain management. Dr. Thomas has been active with the nurse anesthesia program at Boston College since its inception, primarily as a clinical preceptor. He has a particular interest in teaching the foundations of anesthesia and practicing obstetric anesthesia. Dr. Thomas is a member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, the Massachusetts Association of Nurse Anesthetists, and Sigma Theta Tau.