Emily Dwyer, BSN, RN
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Emily J. Dwyer works as a RN Care Coordinator for VCU Health. She supports inpatient units, including the Thomas Palliative Care Unit in VCU Massey Cancer Center. Emily began her nursing career at VCU Health after receiving her B.S. in Nursing from the University of Virginia in 2010. During her time at UVA, Emily became interested in palliative care through her course work and clinical assignments.

As a bedside RN and RNCC, Emily witnessed the challenges facing patients and their family members as they near the end of life, including caregiver burden. Emily feels passionately about an interdisciplinary, team-based approach of care to best meet patient needs as they transition to a post-acute setting.