At N.C. Cancer Hospital, your oncology nurse navigator works with you and your doctor to help plan the best care for you, both in and out of the hospital.

UNC Cancer Care offers Nurse Navigation services at the N.C. Cancer Hospital at no extra cost. Nurse Navigators are trained to ensure that your journey before, during or after the cancer experience is as smooth as possible.

Oncology Nurse Navigators at UNC Cancer Care provide support by:

  • Assessing patients’ physical, emotional, psychosocial, spiritual and financial needs
  • Initiating referrals to ensure patients are connected with community resources
  • Coordinating diagnostics, procedures and specialist appointments
  • Providing patient education
  • Collaborating with the oncology team

N.C. Cancer Hospital
(984) 974-0000

Breast Cancer

Name Position Disease
Betsy Blanton Navigator: Medical Oncology Breast: Medical Oncology
Justin Bullock New Intake Specialist Breast Medical Oncology
Amy DePue Navigator: Medical Oncology Breast: Medical Oncology
Amanda Hall New Intake Specialist Breast Benign
Liz Margaret New Intake Specialist Medical Oncology: Patient Last Name [H-O]
Chelsea Newsom New Intake Specialist Medical Oncology: Patient Last Name [A-G]
Ileanna Ottaway New Intake Specialist Medical Oncology: Patient Last Name [P-Z]
Jacquelyn Webb Navigator: Medical Oncology Breast: Medical Oncology
Betsy (Kathryn) Wehe Navigator: Surgery Breast: Surgical Oncology

 

Endocrine

Name Position Disease
Vacant New Intake Specialist Surgical Endocrine

 

Gastrointestinal Oncology

Name Position Disease
Kim Bigelow New Intake Specialist Patient Last Name [A-L]
Nancy Braxton New Intake Specialist Patient Last Name [M-Z]
Stacy Forrester Navigator: Medical Oncology GI Medical Oncology
Aleah Morgan Navigator: Surgery GI: Surgical Oncology
Wendy Riggsbee Navigator: Medical Oncology GI Medical Oncology
Susie Whorley New Intake Specialist Patient last Name [M-Z]

 

Genitourinary Oncology

Name Position Disease
Sondra Peloquin New Intake Specialist GU
Ava Pettiford New Intake Specialist GU
Fernanda Proper New Intake Specialist GU
Joan Martinho Navigator: Surgery GU Surgery
Trudi Tatton-Howard Navigator: Surgery GU Surgery
Jenny Williams Navigator: Medical Oncology GU Medical Oncology
Vacancy Navigator: Medical Oncology GU Medical Oncology

 

Gynecology Oncology

Name Position Disease
Karen Mitchell New Intake Specialist GYN Oncology
Katrina Moore New Intake Specialist GYN Oncology
Sherri Singleton New Intake Specialist GYN Oncology

 

Head and Neck

Name Position Disease
Glenda Blackwood New Intake Specialist Head & Neck: Medical Oncology
Lee Dagenhart Navigator Head & Neck: Medical Oncology
Hazel Hampton Navigator: Surgery Head & Neck
Laura Miller New Intake Specialist Head & Neck: Medical Oncology

 

Hematology Malignancy

Name Position Disease
SuLin Anthony Navigator Lymphoma & Leukemia
KJ (Karyn Jean) Daguerre Navigator Leukemia
Belinda Gunn New Intake Specialist Malignant Heme
Eileen Horn Navigator Myeloma
Charlotte Lail Navigator Leukemia
Allyson Roney New Intake Specialist Malignant Heme
Courtney Wolff Navigator Lymphoma
Dana Yeazle Navigator Myeloma

 

Melanoma

Name Position Disease
Kim Bigelow New Intake Specialist Patient Last Name [A-L]
Nancy Braxton New Intake Specialist
Paula Landman Navigator Melanoma
Susie Whorley New Intake Specialist Patient Last Name [M-Z]

 

Neurology Oncology

Name Position Disease
Tina Atwater New Intake Specialist Neurosurgery
Sonja Henretty Navigator Neuro Oncology
Bridgette Pinero New Intake Specialist Neuro/Radiation Oncology
Lauria Themes New & Return Scheduler Neuro/Radiation Oncology
Shama Turrentine New Intake Specialist Neurosurgery

 

Sarcoma

Name Position Disease
Kim Bigelow New Intake Specialist Patient Last Name [A-L]
Nancy Braxton New Intake Specialist Surgical Oncology
Lee Dagenhart Navigator: Medical Oncology Medical Oncology
Vickie Dowdy New Intake Specialist Medical Oncology
Aleah Morgan Navigator: Surgery Surgical Oncology
Susie Whorley New Intake Specialist Patient Last Name [M-Z]

 

Thoracic Oncology

Name Position Disease
Tammy Allred Navigator Lung/Sarcoma
Vickie Dowdy New Intake Coordinator Lung/Sarcoma
Latsha Kincy New Intake (CT Surgery) CT Surgery
Amanda Maddry Navigator Lung Cancer
Bernice Newsome Navigator: Surgery CT surgery

 

Management

Name Position
Megan Fasold Manager, Navigation & Care Access
Cheri Young Manager, Oncology Nurse Navigator Program