Laurie Orner is a Registered Nurse, with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Her nursing career started at Montefiore Hospital over 40 years ago. She has worked in many of the different Surgical Departments throughout the years; she has spent the last 20 years at the Department of General Surgery, where the ANCHOR Study resides. Laurie has worked closely with Dr. Levine for the past 8 years, providing an optimal level of nursing care. Most recently, Laurie has participated with the ANCHOR Study since its inception over the past 4 years. She works side by side with Dr. Levine and Dr. Huang, and she is actively involved in the care of patients for the prevention of anal cancer. Patient teaching is something Laurie takes pride in and believes it is an important role for the RN.
RN, B.S.N., Lehman College, Bronx, NY