Pamela Ritchey, MSN, ACNP-BC, OCN, received her undergraduate degree in Nursing from the Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing at Samford University in Birmingham, Al. in 1989. The majority of her nursing background was in critical care at Princeton Baptist Medical Center in Birmingham, Al. Pam completed the Master of Nursing program at University of Alabama, Birmingham in May 2003 & became certified as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center in July 2003. She has been employed with Alabama Oncology since becoming certified as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. Pam has a collaborative agreement with Dr. Shaily Lakhanpal. In 2004, she became certified as Oncology Certified Nurse through Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation.