JUNE 19-23, 2018   •  CHICAGO, IL
We Are Case Management • McCormick Place

Christine Zafra-Powell, BSN, RN

Christine Zafra-Powell, BSN, RN

Biography

Christine Zafra-Powell, RN, BSN has held several positions during her 20 years at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. After acquiring a Bachelor of Science in Nursing she was a staff Nurse on the Women’s Oncology Unit. For the past 6 years she has advanced her nursing practice working as a Senior Nurse Case Manager for the neurology, neurosurgery and orthopedic cancer population. As a member of the multidisciplinary team she provides continuity of care throughout the patients’ disease trajectory. Christine’s focus is on educating patients, families, and medical staff on hospice & palliative care, rehab and community services. Since joining CM she has formulated yearly in-services for rehabilitation and hospice education, as well as revising departmental manuals and standards.