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Maternal-Fetal Medicine Faculty

Megan Keenan, DNP, APRN, CNP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Lead Supervisory Clinical Nurse Practitioner – Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine


  • DNP, Doctor in Nursing Practice, Transformative Leadership, Rush University 2015
  • MS, Masters in Science, Nurse Practitioner, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center 2007
  • BSN, Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Hope College 2004

Board Certification(s):

  • Oklahoma; 2018-present
  • Illinois; 2007-present
  • Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner 2007-present

Clinical/Research Interests:

  • Fetal anomalies
  • Hypertensive disorders in pregnancy
  • Building stronger patient health outcomes with the use of Nurse Practitioners working to the full extent of their practice
  • Provider burn out
  • Adverse Childhood Outcomes (ACES), their impact in pregnant and parenting women

Select Honors & Accomplishments:

  • Nominee Illinois Nurses Foundation “40 under 40, Emerging Nurse Leaders” Award (2017)
  • Semi Finalist for Robert Wood Johnson, Culture of Health Fellowship 2017

Select Publications:

Keenan, M. M., Firchau, M., Kimura, R., Fogg, L., & Rousseau, J. (2018). Customizing functionality in an electronic health record to capture value of provider-specific services. Hagerstown, MD : doi:10.1097/CIN.0000000000000479