Job Title :
Areas of Treatment :
Hospital Affiliation :
Emory University Winship Cancer Institute
Practice Name :
Emory University Hospital
Practice Website :
Years in Practice :
Description of Practice :
Teaching head and cancer patients about their disease and diagnosis.Support them with what decision they come up with reagarding their treatment. Help them devise a plan that iworks best for them and not the medical staff. Teaching them about the chemotherapy and how they can best handle it. Bring humor into their treatment., Making them feel comfortable with whatever they decide.Help them make an informed decision.
Areas of Expertise :
Georgia Perimeter College
Year Graduated :
Board Certification :
OCN (Oncology Certified Nurse)
Faculty Appointments :
- Teaches Sunday school to primary children.
Professional Society Memberships :
Oncology Nurses Society
Honors and Awards :
- ESP Award- Exceptional Service to Patients 1999
What made you choose a career in nursing?
Knowing that I will be able to make a living for myself and would not have to be dependent on anyone else.. I love helping people and I lov people.
What motivates you at the start of each day?
Motivation - Knowing and believing in God. Seeing her husband every single day and getting to see and hear from her sons and grandchildren. Knowing that she will be learning something new evryday.
Attributes Success To:
Loving what she is doing, and loving people.
Favorite Medical Journal :
Favorite Vacation Place :
Hawaii and Florida
Reading, Travel,singing, dancing,attending church,cruising