VA Nurse Recognized For Her Work on Behalf of Cancer Survivors

Ellen Ballard, recipient of prestigious nurses’ award, works with patients and teaches cancer survivors about the need for ongoing surveillance. Her father, a World War II Veteran, had prostate cancer. “I learned that people who survive can…

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Ellen Ballard, recipient of prestigious nurses’ award, works with patients and teaches cancer survivors about the need for ongoing surveillance. Her father, a World War II Veteran, had prostate cancer. “I learned that people who survive cancer have special needs.”