Maxine Chang, APRN
Locations: Moffitt McKinley Outpatient Center
Maxine Chang, BSN, MSN, APN-BC, AGN-BC, OCN is the Nurse Practitioner for the GeneHome at Moffitt Cancer Center. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BSN) from Barry University and a Master of Science degree in Nursing (MSN) with a specialty in Adult Health from Florida International University. She holds a certification in Oncology from the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS). Maxine also holds certifications as an Adult Nurse Practitioner and an Advanced Genetics Nurse from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She has over 23 years of experience in adult oncology and over 12 years’ experience in the field of cancer genetics and has experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Maxine was trained as an inpatient oncology nurse as part of a novel program at the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center in Miami, Florida. She was an integral part of the success of the Cancer Genetics and High Risk program at the Memorial Cancer Institute in Hollywood, Florida where she worked as the sole Nurse Practitioner/Cancer Risk Assessment Counselor. She has a passion for cancer genetics, cancer prevention and patient education. Maxine believes in the Moffitt mission of contributing to the prevention and cure of cancer. The GeneHome offers comprehensive continued care for patients predisposed to cancer due to hereditary cancer syndromes. Her vision is for the program to also offer research studies and be a best practice in the field of cancer genetics and prevention.
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