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April Keener is a social worker who cares for patients with gynecologic cancers. She works as part of an interdisciplinary team, providing psychosocial support and advocacy for patients, families and caregivers facing the emotional and practical consequences of a cancer diagnosis.
Keener earned a master's degree from the University of Alabama School of Social Work. She is passionate about social justice, particularly with regard to health care issues, and completed an internship in Washington, DC, where she engaged in policy advocacy with members of Congress and the National Association of Social Workers.