Kerry Parsons is currently a Medical Science Liaison specializing in research to address unmet needs for patients diagnosed with cancers and other diseases. She obtained her BCOP and PharmD degrees at Auburn University and Creighton University, respectively. As a former clinician at Children’s of Alabama, Dr. Parsons focused her practice, academic and research activities on cancers that namely affect children, adolescents and young adults. Her enthusiasm for this work is reflected in numerous activities including research abstracts, presentations, and invited and peer-reviewed publications. She maintains an active role in many organizations including HOPA, PPAG, and the Children’s Oncology Group and exhibits significant devotion to patient advocacy and mentorship. Past recognition of her endeavours includes a Research Grant from HOPA and the Young Alumni Appreciation Award from Creighton University. Dr. Parsons holds great enthusiasm about HOPA and the expanding future of oncology pharmacy practice throughout the cancer community.