Laura S. Wood, RN, MSN, OCN, is the Renal Cancer Clinical Research Coordinator at the Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center in Cleveland, Ohio. She is involved in the care of patients with renal and genitourinary cancers and is actively involved in the Protocol Review and Monitoring Committee and the Immunotherapy Education Committee.
Ms. Wood completed both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing from Kent
State University in Kent, Ohio. She is active in the local and national Oncology Nursing Society, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer. A national and international lecturer on topics related to oncology nursing, she has authored many book chapters and journal articles on therapeutic approaches and nursing care in the management of cancer. Ms. Wood was the recipient of the 2012 Oncology Nursing Society Clinical Lectureship Award.