- Taking the Survivorship Clinic Out of the Clinic: A multi-disciplinary clinic goes virtual (233-2)
- Oregon Health & Science University
- Portland, Oregon
We've assembled some of the industry's leading experts to present the latest trends in pediatric hematology/oncology nursing practice. We are certain you'll gain valuable information and education while improving your professional development. Click on each speaker's name to view their full bio and list of sessions they are presenting.
Shannon Bahrke was born and raised in Lake Tahoe, CA, and moved to Salt Lake City, UT in 1998 to pursue her dreams of earning a spot on the U.S. Ski Team and ultimately competing for the USA at the Winter Olympic Games. She made the U.S. Ski Team that very same year and continued on the path of success for the next twelve years. She competed on 6 World Championship Teams, 3 Olympic Teams, brought home 2 Olympic Medals, 7 World Cup wins, 1 Overall World Cup Title, and 6 National Titles.
Kare Barrett received her Bachelors of Nursing at Wright State University in December of 1990. Master of Science in Administration of Nursing and Health Care System at Wright State University in 2017. Since she has worked at Dayton Children's Hospital for 33 years, her last 25 years with Hematology/Oncology focus both inpatient and outpatient. In 2008 she became the Sickle Cell Nurse Coordinator through 2015
Dr. Lisa Bashore earned her doctoral degree in clinical research in 2010 from the University of Texas, Arlington. Her clinical and investigative foci have been in the care and long-term follow-up for childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer survivors. Before earning her doctoral degree, Dr. Bashore was recruited by the Cook Children’s Health Care System to design the current survivorship program, the Life After Cancer Program, where she continues to serve in a part-time clinical role and is engaged in investigative work.
Kira Bona, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and an Attending Pediatric Oncologist at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center. Dr. Bona received her bachelor’s degree from Cornell University, her Doctor of Medicine from the Yale University School of Medicine, and her Master of Public Health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She completed her pediatrics residency at Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center and her subspecialty fellowship training in pediatric hematology/oncology at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Hospital.
Karyn Brundige is a pediatric nurse practitioner in the bone marrow failure and hematology programs at Dana Farber/Boston-Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center. She received her BSN and MSN at Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing in Baltimore, Maryland and was a hematology/oncology nurse practitioner fellow at Texas Children's Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.
Dyane Bunnell is a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Hematology/Oncology/BBMT at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, with nearly 40 years of experience caring for children with cancer and blood disorders and their families. She holds dual oncology specialty certifications as a Pediatric Oncology Nurse and Advanced Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, and is also certified in Nursing Professional Development. She holds a certificate in Pediatric Bioethics from Children’s Mercy Bioethics Center and serves as the co-chair of the hospital’s Ethics and Patients’ Rights Committee. Dyane has developed and presented content on topics relevant to pediatric nurses at the local, regional, and national levels.
Caroline has been a pediatric nurse for over thirty-five years. Twenty-seven of those years have been in Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) both at Duke University Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital (BCH). For the past twenty-one years, Caroline has been at BCH on the HSCT Unit. She has been the Nursing Education Coordinator for the past fourteen years. As the educator, Caroline facilitates as well as provides patient and staff education.