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Leslie Smith, RN, AOCNS

Leslie Smith has practiced as a nurse for 26 years, with 21 years as an oncology nurse. She has worked the majority of that time as a staff nurse on an acute leukemia unit at a comprehensive cancer center that was an NCI institution (The James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University). Currently, she practices as an Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, as well as the oncology nurse educator for both the medical and surgical oncology units, as well as the ambulatory Cancer Institute at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. She has been overseeing the building of an oncology nursing residency program as well as quality improvement and evidenced based practice initiatives at the hospital. She is also very active in the Oncology Nursing Society within her local DC chapter and remains active in the Columbus, OH, chapter as well.