Julie Ann Plantamura, RN, MSN, FNPc, is a Board-certified Nurse Practitioner with North Shore Hematology-Oncology Associates, P.C. (NSHOA) in East Setauket, New York. At NSHOA, which she joined in 2001, she provides direct care and treatment to hematology and oncology patients as well as serving patients who are participating in many clinical trials. She lectures extensively on many aspects of oncology care throughout the US.
Ms. Plantamura is an active member of the Oncology Nursing Society, the Nurse Practitioners of New York, and the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. She is also a sub-investigator for various clinical trials of cancer treatment drugs offered at NSHOA. In addition, Ms. Plantamura is a speaker for Amgen Oncology, Astellas/Medivation, Janssen Biotech, Novartis, and Millennium. She is a member of the ONS Edge Expert Panel as well. She lectures on therapies for a variety of cancers, including Ph+ CML, Multiple Myeloma, Prostate cancer, Breast cancer, and Colorectal cancer. She has been published by the Anemia Management Institute as well as the International Oncology Network.
Ms. Plantamura has a BS in biology with a minor in chemistry from the State University of New York at Geneseo College. She went on to earn her BS in nursing at Pace University in Pleasantville, New York, followed by her MS in nursing for the family nurse practitioner at Pace University in New York City, where she graduated with honors. She both worked and trained at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. She has also gained clinical experience at Bellevue Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.