Cancer Centers of the Carolinas
Lisa C. Smith, MSN, FNP, AOCN received a bachelor of science in nursing at the University of Delaware in Newark and a master of science in nursing, family nurse practitioner track, at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. She is certified in advanced oncology nursing and as an American Nurses Credentialing Center Family Nurse Practitioner. Among her professional affiliations and activities, Ms. Smith is a member of the Oncology Nursing Society and has served as a member of the ACS Upstate South Carolina Leadership Council. From 2002 to 2004, she was an American Cancer Society Community Ambassador. Recently Ms. Smith became a faculty member of the IMF Nursing Leadership Board focusing on development of patient care guidelines for treatment of multiple myeloma. Ms. Smith is a frequent lecturer on such topics as cancer prevention, symptom management in patients with peripheral neuropathy, and the treatment of multiple myeloma.