Doernbecher Hematology Oncology

Anna Balmaseda

Hospital Teacher, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Unit Education: BS Psychology, Portland State University; Masters of Arts in Teaching, Pacific University Teaching Experience:  I have been with the hospital school program for 13 years and have loved every minute of it.  I have a particular interest in improving the transition between hospital and home school for children … Continue reading Anna Balmaseda

Margaret J. Eng

Hospital Teacher, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Unit Education: BS Chemistry, Portland State University; MS Special Education, Portland State University; Administrative Certificate, Portland State University Teaching Experience:  Multnomah ESD Outdoor School – 34 years; Multnomah ESD Doernbecher Hospital Program – 3 years; Candlelighters, 18 years as a volunteer Hobbies:  Reading, Cooking, Storytelling Favorite Books:  I read in … Continue reading Margaret J. Eng

Susan Anderson

Hospital School Teacher, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Oncology/Hematology Unit Education: BA Zoology, University of New Hampshire, Currently enrolled in MAT, SPED  program at Pacific University Teaching Experience: ¾ split, 6th grade, middle school science and English and high school biology, K-12 at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Hobbies: Playing the ukulele, gardening, beads, and insect collecting Favorite books: My first … Continue reading Susan Anderson