Courtney Sullivan decided to pursue nursing while spending time overseas doing humanitarian work. After graduating with her Bachelors’ degree from Michigan State University, she spent her first years as a nurse at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on the Solid Tumor/Neuro-Oncology Unit. She received her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from the University of Alabama at Birmingham as a Pediatric Acute and Continuing Care Nurse Practitioner.
Presently, Courtney works in the St. Jude Dept. of Global Pediatric Medicine as the coordinator for outreach nursing development where she collaborates with nurses in limited resource countries to enhance nursing and develop quality pediatric oncology nursing programs. She also spends time working as a nurse practitioner with the Quality of Life Service. Courtney is presently pursuing her PhD in Nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is an active member of the APHON International Task Force/Spanish Chemotherapy Course Project, SIOP PODC Nursing Committee, SIOP Nursing Baseline Standards Task Force, and also helped create the APHON Health Policy Agenda
- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
- Memphis, Tennessee