Marla L. Vanore, RN, BSN, MHA

Marla L. Vanore, RN, BSN, MHA, is director of the Trauma Center and the Kohl's Injury Prevention Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Injury prevention, Trauma
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

    Marla L. Vanore, RN, MHA has extensive experience in leadership roles in pediatric and adult trauma centers. In these positions she has overseen clinical programs, injury prevention, education, trauma registries and research. She has served on the Board of Directors of the Society of Trauma Nurses including a two-year term as president. In addition, she has published and is an international speaker on trauma care and systems topics. She has experience as a nurse surveyor for trauma site surveys across the country and has participated in numerous statewide committees.

  • Education and Training

    Additional Training

    MHA, St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Undergraduate Degree

    BSN, LaSalle University, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Graduate Degree

    Clara Maass Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, Belleville, N.J.

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Director, Trauma and Injury Prevention Programs

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    Trauma systems and injury prevention