M. Dell Strayhorn, MPH, FNP-C

Nurse practitioner, Division of Hematology and Oncology Specialty Areas: Multiple myeloma, amyloidosis and other plasma cell disorders Dell is a nurse practitioner that works for the UNC Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis Program. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, she is directly involved with multiple research studies currently underway at UNC. Prior to working with patients … Continued

Megan Sterlina, PA-C with the Department of Medicine: Hematology/Oncology

Megan Sterlina, PA-C, is the physician assistant with the lymphoma program at the North Carolina Cancer Hospital. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2006 with a double major in biology and psychology. She then worked at UNC Hospitals in both the occupational therapy department and in the Mohs surgery … Continued

Cammie Presler, PNP with the Department of Pediatrics: Hematology/Oncology

Cammie Presler has been a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner for over 23 years and a Registered Nurse for over 27 years. She is additionally certified in Pediatric Oncology. She has spent her career working with chronically ill children in specialty care including End Stage Renal Disease and her current position in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Bone … Continued

Spotlight on Terra Beek, MSN, FNP-C

Terra Beek, MSN, FNP-C, started the Ortho APP fellowship in July. The program is part of a rural MSK health initiative and she is primarily at UNC Rockingham Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in Eden. She is an experienced UNC ED RN and graduated from UNC SON in May of this year. She spent her final semester … Continued

Spotlight on Laura Blanchard

Laura Blanchard is a graduate of Campbell University, Busies Creek, North Carolina, where she received her Master’s in Physician Assistant Practice after first completing her undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree at East Carolina University. She currently works as a Physician Assistant in on the inpatient hematology/oncology unit at UNC Hospitals Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Laura … Continued

Spotlight on Tom Bush, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP

Tom Bush, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP is the first APP to join UNC’s Medical Staff Executive Committee as a Member-At-Large Out of 14 candidates, Tom was voted in to represent UNC’s Advanced Practice Providers on the MSEC. Part of this process involved the candidate writing a one to two paragraph statement of interest, including a summary … Continued

UNC’s 2nd Annual APP Recognition Week November 3 – 9, 2019

November 3 – 9, 2019 marked UNC’s 2nd Annual APP Recognition Week – Thank you to all our Advanced Practice Providers as we acknowledge all the invaluable contributions you make to patient care in our hospitals, outpatient clinics and other healthcare settings!