Mary Hesdorffer - Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation
Mary Hesdorffer, Nurse Practitioner
Mary Hesdorffer received her undergraduate degree at the College of New Rochelle in NY and went on to receive her Masters of Science at the same institution. She is fully credentialed as a Nurse Practitioner and has spent nearly 20 years actively treating patients with mesothelioma.
Mary has an expertise in the development and implementation of clinical trials. Her work has been published in peer-reviewed scientific journals and she has lectured nationally on the topics pertaining to mesothelioma with particular emphasis on clinical trials as well as symptom and disease management.
Mary has been a strong voice in urging increased transparency to the medical and legal issues surrounding mesothelioma with a strong emphasis on ethics.
She is passionate in her commitment to the treatment and management of this disease and hopes to increase awareness of the need to advance the science that will lead to a cure. She is available via phone or email to assist patients and caregivers as they move from chaos to control of this new situation they find themselves thrust into.