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Texas Medical Center
West Campus
The Woodlands

Phone: 832-824-5541


Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77030

LeAnne Young, MSN, RN, TCRN

Assistant Clinical Director for Trauma and Injury Prevention


School Education Degree Year
Liberty University Masters Master of Science in Nursing 2012
University of Miami Bachelors Bachelor of Science in Nursing 2005


I strive to utilize my passion for trauma nursing to fuel the ongoing pursuit of excellence, quality, and equity in all aspects of trauma patient care.

Clinical Interests:

Pediatric Trauma, Child Abuse, Injury Prevention, Trauma PI, Trauma Registry; Trauma Research;

Research Interests:

Disparities of care in pediatric trauma


Organization Name Role
American College of Surgeons Affiliate Member
American Trauma Society Member
Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Associate Member
Emergency Nurses Association Member
Pediatric Trauma Society (PTS) Nursing Leadership Steering Committee – Member
Society of Trauma Nurses (STN) Executive Board – President-elect; Finance and Audit Committee – Chair; Pediatric Steering Committee – Member; ATCN Committee – Member and ATCN QA sub-committee Chair; Membership Engagement Committee – Member; DEI Committee – Mem
Trauma Centers Association of America Pediatric Trauma Committee - Chair Elect

Selected Publications

Nickoles, Todd MBA, BSN, RN, TCRN; Greenberg, Jodie BS, MA; Young, LeAnne MSN, RN, TCRN; Randall, Amy MSN, RN, TCRN; Herndon, Michele MSN, RN, TCRN; Bautista Durand, Maria MSN, RN, FNP-C, PNP; McMahon, Maria MSN, RN, CPNP AC/PC, TCRN; Roney, Linda EdD, RN-BC Moving Toward Standardized Pediatric Performance Improvement Measures in Child Physical Abuse: A Modified Delphi Approach, Journal of Trauma Nursing: September/October 2020 - Volume 27 - Issue 5 - p 254-261. doi: 0.1097/JTN.0000000000000526

Kerr L., Removing the cobwebs: one nurse’s experience understanding the role of the trauma research nurse. Journal of Trauma Nursing 2014 Jul-Aug; 21(4):191-3. doi:10.1097/JTN.0000000000000061. PMID: 25023844

Fish A, Shaikh F, Sanchez R, O'Donnell S, Rosenthal A, Kerr L, Lee S, Kiffin C, Lubin D, Carrillo E (2014). Blunt chest trauma. Journal of Surgical Case Review. 2014 Jun 2; 2014(6). pii: rju053. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rju053. PMID: 24887428

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.