Deborah Mayer is an associate professor at the School of Nursing and a member of the UNC Lineberger’s Cancer Prevention and Control program. Dr. Mayer’s research is on cancer survivorship. Read more about her in a faculty profile on page 4 of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Spring newsletter here.
“I will do anything that’s involved with improving cancer care,” says Deborah Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN, associate professor of nursing and member of UNC Lineberger’s Cancer Prevention and Control program. Her work improves cancer care locally and nationally, and nursing was always her career choice. “I wanted to be a nurse since I was five years old,” she says. “I never wavered.”