Deborah Christensen

Deb recently retired from Intermountain Healthcare where she served as an RN for 27 years. She is licensed as an Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist with an oncology specialty.   Deb is passionate about supporting patients diagnosed with cancer, developing patient education, and implementing processes and programs based on current evidence. She is excited to start a new relationship with Cancer Commons.

Deb is the published author of the Health Change Trajectory Model, a model for viewing uncertainty during health challenges. She writes for the Oncology Nursing Society’s News magazine, VOICE, and other nursing publications. 

Deb lives in the red rock country of Southern Utah and enjoys time with family and friends in the outdoors.