Honors, Awards and Publications
The Joan Karnell Cancer Center is the proud recipient of a
grant from the Susan G. Komen Foundation, titled
Barriers to Breast Cancer Care.
This one year
grant for $40,000
was awarded in April 2007 to provide services
for women with
breast cancer at the Joan Karnell Cancer Center,
supportive care grants, lymphedema supplies,
Program for survivors, outreach, community
and patient education.
MSN, CRNP, presented two posters
on behalf of the Pain and Supportive Care Program
at the Center
to Advance Palliative Care Seminar in Orlando,
FL in June:
“Bringing an Inpatient Palliative Care Program to
Hospital: Making a Case” by Clara Granda-Cameron, MSN,
CRNP, Paul Kinniry, MD, Mary Pat Lynch, MSN,
David Mintzer, MD, Helen Grosky, MSS, Carol
Dorothy Counts, RN, MA, Margaret Crowley,
RN, MSEd, and
Shailesh Pinto, MD.
“Implementing a Bereavement Program at a
Cancer Center” by
Clara Granda-Cameron, MSN, CRNP, Tracey Lichner,
Pat Lynch, MSN, CRNP, Theresa Alcorn, BA,
and Edna Foa, PhD.
The following publications were developed by
members of the Joan Karnell Cancer Center
Granda-Cameron, C., Lynch, M.P.,
Mintzer, D., Counts, D.,
Pinto, S., Crowley, M. (2007) Bringing an
Care Program to a Teaching Hospital: Lessons
Oncology Nursing Forum, 34
Lynch, M.P., Marcone, D., Kagan, S. (2007).
Multidisciplinary Geriatric Oncology Program
in a Community
Cancer Center. Clinical Journal of Oncology
for publication, May, 2007.