Stacy Stickney Ferguson has been with National Marrow Donor Program, Be The Match (NMDP) since 2005. In her current role as Manager, Education, and Outreach she works to improve access for all patients in need of hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) therapies.
She has established herself as a leader as evidenced by her strengths in program development and evaluation, evidence-informed practice, strategic planning, and organizational change. As a member of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Social Work (APOSW), Stacy is an APOSW Board of Directors Past President and member of APOSW’s Blood and Marrow Transplant Special Interest Group. She is also an Affiliate member of the American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation and an Associate member of the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses. Stacy has 36 years’ experience in the field of social work. She holds a Masters degree in Clinical Social Work from Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Over half of her career has been dedicated to clinical practice, educational and advocacy activities addressing the psychosocial health needs of pediatric HCT patients and their families. Before joining the NMDP, Stacy worked for 13 years in the role of a clinical social worker at the University of Minnesota Medical Center’s Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Program.
- Improving Access to Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Clinical Trials for Patients with Sickle Cell Disease (214)
- National Marrow Donor Program/Be The Match
- Minneapolis, Minnesota