Sean’s journey started as a Counseling Psychologist (M.A.) providing psychiatric emergency and addiction services in multiple ER’s and a mobile crisis teams in the Boston area. He then changed careers to nursing, completing the BSN program at UNC-CH. Sean worked for 3 years as a Staff Nurse on 6NSH (Neurology, Neurosurgery, ENT) and for 6 years as a nurse navigator for the H&N oncology program here at UNC. In May 2014, Sean graduated from the MSN program at UNC-CH as an AGNP with an oncology focus. During Sean’s MSN program he worked in Lineberger as a consultant research nurse. Since 2014, Sean has worked at UNC in the Hematology Oncology Department, initially in the inpatient (hospital) setting but now in the outpatient Leukemia clinic.
Sean Gallagher, MSN, AGNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Division of Hematology