Joy Hesselgrave, MSN RN CHPPN CPON®Assistant Clinical Director, Palliative Care

Joy Hesselgrave has worked at Texas Children's Hospital since 1998 as a staff nurse, educator, Clinical Specialist and Assistant Clinical Director. Clinical interests include pain and symptom management, ethics and implementing evidence-based practice and quality initiatives.

Since 2011, she has also worked with international colleagues in Botswana, Uganda, and Malawi to provide nursing hematology-oncology and palliative care education to clinical staff. She has been a chemotherapy biotherapy instructor since 2005 and is a past chair of the chemotherapy biotherapy committee. She is a section editor of the 4th edition of the Chemotherapy Biotherapy Curriculum.