Hancock, Christie, APRNAdvanced Practice Registered Nurse

: Fayetteville Diagnostic Clinic: (479) 582-7330

    Christie Hancock is an advanced practice nurse who works in collaboration with Dr. Eckles in Sleep Medicine. Christie has experience in hematology/oncology, genetics, breast cancer risk assessment, as well as sleep medicine. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing with a minor in education from Emory University in Atlanta, GA. While in graduate school, she was awarded the American Cancer Society Masters scholarship as well as the Oncology Nursing Society Masters scholarship.

    When Christie is not caring for patients, she enjoys spending time with her family, cycling, photography and visiting patients with their registered therapy dog, Copper.

    Certifications

    • Adult Nurse Practitioner – Certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center
    • Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner – Oncology Nursing Society
    • Clinical Breast Examiner Certification – National Consortium of Breast Centers
    • Chemotherapy Certified – Oncology Nursing Society

    Education

    • Master’s Degree in Nursing

      Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing

      Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas

      Professional Memberships

    • Arkansas Nurses Association
    • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
    • American College of Nurse Practitioners
    • Oncology Nursing Society
    • National Consortium of Breast Centers

    Specialties

    • Sleep Medicine
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Insomnia
    • Breast Cancer Risk Assessment