Deborah Braccia, RN, MPA, OCN®
Deborah Braccia, DNSc, MPA, OCN® received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Georgetown University, a Masters of Public Administration in Health Policy and Management from New York University and a Doctorate of Nursing Science from Columbia University.
doctoral studies were in health policy focusing on health economics and outcomes research.
dissertation was the first ever cost effectiveness analysis dissertation from the Columbia University School of Nursing
Deborah as been an ONS member since 1993 and an OCN® certified nurse since 1996.
She has served on the ONS Website Editorial Board since 2003 and has been the ONS Web Site Editor since 2005.
has published numerous articles and participates in a wide range of organizations and volunteer activities.
has participated on the Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing Review Board, Technology Informatics Guiding Educational Reform Invitational Summit
and the Nurse in Washington Internship program.
She served as a mentor in the Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing Mentor/Fellow Writing Program, and participated as a fellow in the Leadership Development Institute.
Deborah is a member of the, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Eastern Nursing Research Society, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, the Society for Medical Decision Making and AcademyHealth.
employment background includes clinical trial management, development and presentation of numerous educational programs, training, website management, health economic and outcome research, and nine years as a clinical nurse at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Deborah is currently employed as Regional Account Scientific Director at Novartis Oncology.