Deborah K. Mayer

PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN, Director of Cancer Survivorship, Frances Hill Fox Distinguished Professor, School of Nursing, UNC-Chapel Hill, Cancer Prevention and Control

Director, Cancer Survivorship; Frances Hill Fox Distinguished Professor
UNC-Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Cancer Prevention and Control

Areas of Interest

Her program of research focuses on the issues facing cancer survivors and improving cancer care. This has included work around the development and implementation of survivorship care plans and on risk stratification for survivorship visits.

Honors and Rewards

  • Member of Cancer Moonshot’s Blue Ribbon Panel (2016)
  • Oncology Nursing Society Lifetime Achievement Award
  • 2013 Yale Extraordinary Nursing Alumni
  • 2006 Outstanding Doctoral Student Award, University of Utah
  • 1998 ONS Excellence in Nursing Informatics Award
  • 1998 Debbra Flomenhoft Humanitarian Award, Oncology Section American Physical Therapy Association
  • 1993 Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing
  • 1992 ONS Distinguished Service Award
  • 1991 First Quality of Life Lectureship, ONS Fall Institute, Atlanta

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  • Phone Number

    (919) 843-9467 (Office Phone)

  • Address

    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing

    Carrington Hall

    CB #7460

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599