Mary Lou Affronti, DNP, RN, ANP, MHSc
Clinical Associate, Department of Surgery
Clinical Associate, School of Nursing
Duke University Medical Center
DUMC Box 3624
Durham, NC 27710
Tel: (919) 684-5301
Fax: (919) 681-1697
As a nurse practitioner, Ms. Affronti works with the team to provide care to adult patients. She conducts histories and performs physical exams, writes orders, teaches and coordinates patient care with local physicians and the health care team. In addition, she is actively involved in lecturing about brain tumors at the local and national level, as well as precepting both nursing and medical students. Ms. Affronti also develops and implements research protocols in supportive care.
In 2005, Ms. Affronti was honored by The Friends of Nursing at Duke with the Evelyn Morgan Award for Excellence in Oncology Nursing.
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