St Clair College
Clinical Leader, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center
Pam Laszewski has been an oncology nurse for 28 years. For the past 21 years, she has been a clinical leader at Detroit’s Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center. At Karmanos, she was research lead on a project for head, neck, and breast cancer patients, and their adherence to prescribed skin care while receiving radiation therapy. The project changed the way skin care adherence is viewed by oncology nurses. In 2017, she received the National Oncology Nursing Society’s Excellence Award. Aside from her nursing, volunteer, and research work, she serves as president of the Detroit Oncology Nursing Society.