Frances Mary Johnson has completed her PhD from Texas Woman’s University, Masters in Nursing from Boston University, and BSN form Fairfield University in Connecticut. She currently practices as a Nurse Practitioner with Privia Medical Group in Texas City, Texas.. She has published 7 papers and co-authored a book chapter on patient navigation. She has presented abstracts derived from this study at the 42nd and 43rd and 44th Oncology Nursing Society National Conferences pertaining to “Carving the ONP Navigation Role”, and “Triage an Essential Component of the Navigation Process”, as well as “Towards a Theory of Navigation”. She has worked as an advanced practice nurse for 20 years, and worked in both primary care and oncology. Her areas of interest include chemotherapy, cancer survivorship, program development, patient navigation systems, as well as all aspects of hematology.