Dr. Lisa Chism, Karmanos Cancer Institute

Dr. Lisa Chism is the clinical director and certified nurse practitioner at the Women’s Wellness Clinic, Karmanos Cancer Institute. Dr. Chism is also a Certified Menopause Practitioner through the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) and an AASECT certified sexuality counselor. Dr. Chism has established a dedicated menopause and sexual health clinic caring for the menopausal and sexual health needs of women who have a history of breast cancer or are at elevated risk for breast cancer. She also serves as adjunct assistant professor at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Chism is a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and was selected as Menopause Practitioner of the year 2011. She currently serves on the Board of Directors at the North American Menopause Society. Recently, Dr. Chism was appointed by the Secretary of Health and Human Services to serve on a federal advisory committee with the CDC regarding breast cancer in young women.