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Kelley Mayden NP, AOCNP


Nurse Practitioner


Ballad Health


Bristol, TN


Kelley Mayden graduated from Virginia Highlands Community College with an associate degree in nursing in 1986. She then obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Science in Nursing from East Tennessee State University. Kelley is currently an oncology/hematology advanced practice provider at Ballad Health Cancer Care. She has 33 years of nursing experience, 10 as an oncology nurse, and 19 as an oncology/hematology advanced practice provider. She maintains an active practice seeing a variety of patient types and runs the bone marrow center for her clinic. Her interests include breast cancer, multiple myeloma, biosimilars, and cancer cost containment. Her certifications include family nurse practitioner, advanced oncology certified nurse practitioner, chemotherapy & immunotherapy administration, and integrative aromatherapy certification.

Kelley is a charter member of the Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO) and is an active member of the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS). Affiliations include Phi Kappa Phi and Sigma Theta Tau. Kelley serves on the editorial board for the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology and is the former editor of FDA Updates for APSHO Advance. She has numerous peer- reviewed publications, has lectured at the national level, and consulted on an educational project for the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO University). Kelley is currently pursuing a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from Liberty University.