Mary Hogan graduated with her nursing degree from Wake Technical Community College in 2003. During nursing school she worked as a nurses aide on mother-baby and post partum unit. After graduation Mary worked on a medical teaching unit, which was a combination Medical, Renal, Urology and Surgical floor. During her 10 years in this department, Mary’s duties included taking a patient assignment, precepting new nurses and nursing students, and working as a charge nurse. In January of 2011, Mary moved to a Medical-Surgical-Oncology floor at Duke Medicine and is now a certified chemo nurse. She continues in a leadership role as preceptor and charge nurse. With her oncology experience, she has developed an interest in end of life/hospice care. Mary is currently pursuing her Bachelor degree with the goal of obtaining a Masters degree. With a heart for teaching, she plans to teach nursing in the classroom and clinical setting. Outside of work, Mary enjoys traveling, hiking, gardening, reading and spending time with family.