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Nancy J. O’Connor, MSN, CRNP
Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery

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Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Rowan Breast Center
3 West Perelman
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone: 215-615-5858, #3

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Nancy J. O’Connor graduated from the College of New Jersey in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  She worked 10 years as an inpatient nurse at HUP while earning a Master of Science in Nursing (Oncology) at the University of Pennsylvania, followed by a Post-master’s certificate as a Tertiary Care Adult Nurse Practitioner in 1995.  She worked 5 years in the Neuro-oncology program at Penn with both a clinical and research focus.  In 2001, she joined the Department of Surgery as a Nurse Practitioner in the Rowan Breast Center.   Her practice includes the work up and management of a variety of breast problems, annual breast screening for women at high risk or who have a past history of breast cancer and supporting the surgical practices in the Rowan Breast Center.

1994 - 1995 Post M.S.N., Adult Health Tertiary Nurse Practitioner Program, Neuroscience Tract
University of Pennsylvania
1989 - 1991 M.S.N., Adult Health, Oncology Tract
University of Pennsylvania
1977 - 1981 B.S.N., Trenton State College


  • Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners
  • American College of  Nurse Practitioners
  • Oncology Nursing Society


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