Elizabeth A. Gilger graduated in 1995 with her BSN from Johns Hopkins University. While working on her bachelor's degree, she spent her pediatric and senior leadership rotations in the inpatient and outpatient pediatric oncology units respectively. Both of these experiences shaped her desire to work in pediatric oncology. In 1996, Elizabeth started her nursing career as a pediatric oncology staff nurse at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. In 2001, she graduated with her MSN from the University of Pennsylvania. After graduation, she began working as a pediatric oncology nurse practitioner at St. Jude. As a pediatric nurse practitioner, Elizabeth's main focus has been in neuro-oncology. In 2008, she relocated to Cincinnati, where she has worked as a neuro-oncology nurse practitioner at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center since. Elizabeth is active in APHON and COG and participates in the PBTC Nursing Committee. She has written and presented on various pediatric oncology topics. She has been part of research teams within pediatric oncology.
- Lighting the Way in COG with MATCH: Targeted Therapies in Pediatric CNS Tumors (C211)
- Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
- Cincinnati, Ohio