Kevin Brigle, PhD, NP is an Oncology Nurse Practitioner in the Hematological Malignancies Clinic at the Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center in Richmond VA. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Dayton and his PhD in Molecular Microbiology from Virginia Tech. Following completion of his dissertation, he took a position as a postdoctoral fellow and later as Laboratory Director in the Division of Hematology and Oncology at Virginia Commonwealth University. While consulting on an NIH-funded grant in the School of Nursing, Dr. Brigle completed the Nurse Practitioner Program at VCU. Following 1 year of practice as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in Internal Medicine, Dr. Brigle came to his current position in the Hematological Malignancies Clinic at the Massey Cancer Center. In addition to his clinical role, Dr. Brigle is Adjunct Faculty in the School of Nursing and has authored or co-authored 30 peer-reviewed journal articles and 7 book chapters.