Julie J. Simmons, CNP, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Hematology/Oncology

By STAFF REPORTS,

As a nurse practitioner at Hematology/Oncology, Simmons provides care to patients with cancer and blood disorders.

She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg. She later obtained a Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in adult-gerontology from the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama.

  Simmons is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and holds a professional membership with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

When it comes to practicing medicine, Simmons said she has a particular interest and passion for helping cancer survivors maintain their health beyond cancer treatment.