Combines the use of nutrition, supplements, meditation, music therapy, yoga, acupuncture, massage, and Tai Chi as strategies for you or your family members to better tolerate cancer treatment and symptoms. These treatments are often focused on treating the symptoms of the disease and side effects caused by the treatments of the disease. The supportive oncology team can help guide you to access these resources. The team is also involved in research to evaluate the efficacy of these treatment modalities.
Kate Wrammert, MSN, ANP-BC, WHNP-BC, AOCNP, is in the Supportive and Integrative Oncology Clinic as well as the Medical Oncology Clinic at Winship Cancer Institute since 2004. Training includes a Master’s degree in Nursing from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in 2003. She is a board certified Adult Health Nurse Practitioner, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, and Advanced Oncology Nurse Practitioner.. She is an Adjunct Faculty member at Emory’s Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing. She is a Fellow of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine. She has lectured extensively on side effect management of targeted therapies of oncologic medication.