Meet the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Team

The multidisciplinary care we provide involves a dedicated team of pediatric blood and marrow transplant (BMT) experts, including physicians, mid-level practitioners, nurses, psychologists, pharmacists, dietitians, social workers, financial coordinators, teachers, child life specialists and chaplains. Together, these professionals meet the medical, spiritual and emotional needs of patients and their families.

Members of the Aflac Cancer Center’s pediatric blood and marrow transplant (BMT) team include:

Mid-Level Practitioners

  • Laura Barlow, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P., C.P.H.O.N.
  • Lisa Berkenkamp, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P.
  • Elyse Bryson, M.M.Sc., P.A.-C.
  • Ellen Olson, R.N., M.S., C.P.N.P.
  • Kelly Landry, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P., C.P.H.O.N.
  • Deborah Lutterman, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P.
  • Karman Ott, M.S.N., A.P.R.N.-B.C.
  • Kathleen Spencer, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P., C.P.H.O.N.

Other BMT Team Members

  • Norah Owings, R.N., B.S.N., Clinical Nurse Coordinator
  • Audra Thompson, R.N., B.S.N., Clinical Nurse Coordinator
  • Kristy Applegate, M.B.A., C.H.T.C., Project Manager
  • Diana Worthington-White, M.Ed., Manager, Cellular Therapies Laboratory
  • Liz Weinzierl, R.N., B.S.N., Outpatient Clinic Nurse
  • Jackie Wooten, R.N., B.S.N., Outpatient Clinic Nurse
  • Megan Hanby, R.N., B.S.N., Clinical Research Nurse
  • Neferteria Ector, Financial Coordinator
  • Sarah Triplett, Program Data Coordinator
  • Ashley Griffin, Clinical Data Coordinator
  • Cindy Zehnder, M.S.W., L.C.S.W., Social Worker

Physicians and researchers at the Aflac Cancer Center are faculty members at Emory University School of Medicine.

Some physicians and affiliated healthcare professionals who perform services at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta are independent providers and are not our employees.