Genetics and Genomics Committee



Jennifer Aversano

Jennifer Aversano
Oncology Lung Nurse Navigator
Northwest Community Hospital

Monica Dean

Monica Dean
Director, Patient Navigation Program Development
Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators

The mission of the Genetics and Genomics Committee is to empower and engage oncology nurses and patient navigators to play a role in linking patients and personalized medicine, with the ultimate goal of increasing access to genetic information for the purpose of shared decision-making.


  • Collaborate with the other AONN+ committees
  • Host preconference conference session on genetics/genomics at Midyear or Annual Conference
  • Present at least one more joint AONN+/NSGC webinar
  • Collaborate with nursing leaders and industry partners to further develop the BRIDGE program
  • Publish at least one article in JONS


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