Charise Gleason, MSN, NP-BC, AOCNP®, is a nurse practitioner in the Multiple Myeloma program at the Emory Winship Cancer Institute in Atlanta. She has been at Emory since 1998, when she started as a hematology/oncology nurse, and she joined the BMT program as a nurse practitioner in 2003. She is also adjunct faculty at the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University and chief Advanced Practice Provider for the department of Hematology, Medical Oncology. Ms. Gleason specializes in multiple myeloma, as well as post-transplant complications. She earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Emory University, and holds an advanced oncology certification through the ONCC.
Ms. Gleason has been an active presenter and educator on the topics of multiple myeloma, plasma cell dyscrasias, graft versus host disease, survivorship, and side effect management, and is an active participant on the International Myeloma Foundation Nurse Leadership Board. She is also active in clinical research and has authored or co-authored many publications, including book chapters, abstracts, articles for nursing journals, and scientific publications.