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Joan Giblin, NP

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(404) 778-0572 1365 C Clifton Road Atlanta, GA 30322
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Titles Nurse Practitioner Specialist
Survivorship Program Director
Biography Click to view Biography, Clinical Specialties, Research Focus and Education
Biography Joan Giblin, NP has a total of 43 years of nursing experience, 25 as a family nurse practitioner and 16 as an oncology nurse practitioner, where she was actively involved in patient care and clinical trials.

In 2011, Ms. Giblin assumed a new role as the director of the Winship Survivorship Program with primary responsibilities for developing the program as a resource for patients and a means to facilitate continued good health and quality of life for cancer survivors.

Prior to this, she was the director of the Winship Call Center, the first point of contact for new cancer patients, and was instrumental in establishing protocols and procedures to streamline access to care at Winship.
Clinical Specialties Ms. Giblin's experience as an oncology nurse practitioner gives her unique perspective on the needs of cancer patients and cancer survivors. As a clinical nurse practitioner, she was part of the aerodigestive team, specializing in the care of patients with lung, head and neck and throat cancers.
Research Focus Ms. Giblin's current research is in the area of survivorship related to long term and late effects of cancer treatment and adherence to follow up.
Education Pace University, Pleasantville, NY BS, Nursing 1975;
Pace University, Pleasantville, NY MS, Nursing-FNP 1987
Memberships & Awards Click to view Memberships and Awards
Memberships 1998 Member, Oncology Nursing Society
1998 Adjunct Clinical Faculty-Nell Hodgson School of Nursing-Emory University
2007 Member Georgia Association of Clinical Oncologists
2009-10 Panel Member-Oncology Nursing Society Oncology Nurse Practitioner Competency Study Panel
2009 Program Director, Winship Cancer Institute Annual Nursing Symposium
2010 Member-International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care
2010-11 Panel Member-Oncology Nursing Society Nurse Navigation Role Delineation Study Panel
2010 Member, Association of Cancer Executives
2010 Georgia Organization of Nurse Leaders
2011 American Association of Nurse Navigators
Awards 1984 Outstanding Young Woman of Connecticut, CBS News
1986 Outstanding Young Women in America;
2005 Outstanding Nurse Practitioner in Georgia, AANP;
2006 "Marriage Angel". Redbook Magazine;
2007 "Champion of Change", Amgen
Cancers Treated Adrenal Cancer, Anal Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Bone Marrow Transplant, Brain Tumor Program, Cervical Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Genitourinary Cancers, GIST, Gynecologic Cancers, Head and Neck Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Laryngeal Cancer, Leukemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, Myelodysplastic Syndrome, Ocular Melanoma, Oropharyngeal Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma, Survivorship, Testicular Cancer, Thyroid Cancer, Uterine Cancer

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