Marie Plante M.D. B.S.N. R.N. graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing Science from the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC. She worked briefly as registered nurse in an outpatient Hematology and Oncology office at Lexington Medical Center. She then went on to earn her medical degree at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, SC graduating with honors and amongst the top in her class. She is currently in her second year of residency training in Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL and is pursuing a fellowship in Hematology and Oncology.