Date:May 30, 2012

Jalane Theis, RN, MSN, CPNP

Jalane Theis, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P.Assistant Director, Advanced Practice Providers

Program Coordinator, APRN Graduate Fellowship

Trainee Coordintor, PACU

Instructor / Nurse Practitioner
Department of Pediatrics
Section of Hematology-Oncology
Baylor College of Medicine

Jalane Theis, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P.
6701 Fannin Street, Suite 1510
Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 832-822-1568
Fax: 832-825-1453


About Jalane Theis, R.N., M.S.N., C.P.N.P.

Jalane is the Program Coordinator for the Graduate Nurse Practitioner Program at Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers where she facilitates the education and orientation programs for the pediatric hematology/oncology advanced practice providers.

Jalane  functions in many significant and supportive roles, including as the APRN Graduate Fellowship Program Coordinator, the PACU Trainee Coordinator, and as a collaborator with the clinical APP teams in the coordination of new hires’ orientation schedules across disease teams, in addition to her clinical duties as NP on the leukemia team and the PACU provider team.

Jalane Theis is a pediatric nurse practitioner and a member of the leukemia and lymphoma teams in the outpatient clinic at Texas Children’s Cancer Center.

Outside of her clinical duties, Jalane is the Co-Chair of the Adolescent and Young Adult Program (AYA). She participated in the development and implementation of the Adolescent Program. She is currently working on an online teen handbook.

Jalane is involved in the Literature Committee, which is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of literary materials that are distributed to patients.

Outside of her duties at TXCH, Jalane is also actively involved with the Periwinkle Foundation, where she is a member of the  Advisory Board and the medical coordinator for Camp YOLO.

Jalane Theis is a member of the Leukemia Program and the Lymphoma Program.


R.N., Grand Canyon University
M.S.N. and P.N.P., University of Texas at Austin

Board Certifications

Board of Nurse Examiners- Registered Nurse and National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses


CPR, PALS, and Chemotherapy certified through APON

Selected Memberships

President elect- Gulf Coast Region, Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses (National and local chapters) (APHON)
Member, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners
Member, Sigma Theta Tau
Member, Gamma Beta Phi

Clinical Special Interests

Leukemia/ Lymphoma
Development and implementation of the Adolescent Program at TXCH
Development of Teen Handbook
Literature committee
Adolescents and how they cope with cancer

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Leukemia Program
Lymphoma Program
Adolescent Program