Dr. Kelly has over 30 years experience in pediatric oncology nursing. She is a Nurse Scientist at the Childrens National Hospital in Washington DC. Dr. Kelly's program of research focuses on child and family communication in childhood cancer and other pediatric diseases. She has presented multiple times at annual APHON conferneces. Drs. Kelly, Schulz, and Pyke-Grimm are pediatric hematology oncology nurse scientists at their respective organizations. Together they have well over 60 years experience in pediatric hematology/oncology nursing clinical care and research. This work represents a bi-coastal collaboration to conduct a systematic review of the literature and metasynthesis to describe child and adolescent self-reported cancer communication preferences.
- Children's National Hospital
- Washington, District of Columbia