Tammy L. Brown, RN, BSN, OCN has been appointed director of Cancer Care Management.
Brown began her career at Christiana Care in 1993 as an oncology nurse and has held several positions over the last 20 years. For the decade previous to her new appointment she focused on cancer research, most recently as an administrative manager in cancer research, appointed in 2006.
“Tammy is well-prepared for her new role, leading one of the cancer centers most valuable programs,” said William L. Holden III, MBA, FACHE, vice president, Cancer Program, Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute.
“Tammy is very capable of reorganizing care management toward population health since cancer has become a chronic disease “said Nicholas J. Petrelli, M.D., Bank of America endowed medical director of the Graham Cancer Center.
Brown’s work experience includes regulatory affairs, chemotherapy infusion and oncology medicine. She also has six years’ experience working as an RN at the Delaware Center for Infertility & Reproductive Endocrinology. She completed her master’s degree in nursing at Wilmington University. She received a bachelor’s degree in nursing at Wilmington College and an associate’s degree in nursing at Delaware Technical and Community College in 1990.
She is a member of Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International and the Oncology Nursing Society.