Sue Ogle, RN, MSN, CRNP

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Sue Ogle, RN, MSN, CRNP is Senior Director of Advanced Practice at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Fertility preservation
Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Board Certification

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP)

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

Graduate Degree

Post Master’s Certificate - Pediatric Acute/Chronic Care NP - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Additional Training

MSN - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Senior Director of Advanced Practice

Research Interests





Hobbie, W.,Ogle, S.,Reilly, M., Barakat, L., Lucas, M., Ginsberg, J., Fisher, M., Volpe, E., Deatrick, J. Adolescent and Young Adult Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors. Cancer Nurs. 2016 Mar-Apr;39(2):134-43. doi: 10.1097/NCC.0000000000000266.


Palma, E., Deatrick, J., Hobbie, W., Ogle, S., Kobayashi, K., Maldonado, L. (2015). Maternal Caregiving Demands for Adolescent and Young Adult Survivors of Pediatric Brain Tumors. Oncology Nursing Forum, Vol.42, N0.3.

Ogle, S., Santucci, G., Kaplan, L. (2014). Is there a Risk of Caring Too Much? Advanced Practice Nurses (APNs) and Compassion Fatigue. APHON Counts, Vol.28, N0.4 (Winter 2014-2015)

Deatrick JA, Hobbie W, Ogle S, Fisher M, Barakat L, Hardie T, Reilly M, Li Y, Ginsberg JP. Competence in caregivers of adolescent and young adult childhood brain tumor survivors. Health Psychol. 2014 Oct;33(10):1103-12


Taylor A, Lizzi M, Marx A, Chilkatowsky M, Trachtenberg S, Ogle S. Implementing a care coordination program for children with special healthcare needs: partnering with families and providers. J Healthc Qual. 2013 Sep-Oct;35(5):70-7.


Kelvin JF, Kroon L, Ogle SK. Fertility preservation for patients with cancer. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2012 Apr;16(2):205-10.



Ogle SK, Bottomley S. Second cancers. In Keene N, Hobbie W, Ruccione K, editors. Childhood cancer survivors: a practical guide to your future. 2nd ed. 2007.

Hieb BA, Ogle SK, Meadows AT. Second malignancies following treatment for childhood cancer. In Schwartz C, Hobbie W, Constine L, Ruccione K, editors. Survivors of childhood cancer: assessment and management, 2nd ed. 2005.

Posters and Presentations


Ogle S. Fertility Preservation for Pediatric Oncology Patients: Options and Responsibilities. Presentation at the 4th regional APHON Conference on Pediatric Hematology/Oncology; 2015 Apr; Radnor, PA.


Ogle S. The CHOP Experience: Implementing a Successful Fertility Program: The Challenges and Successes. Aflac Cancer Center; 2015 Nov 16-17; Atlanta, GA.

Ogle S. Fertility: A Multi-Institutional/Multidisciplinary Approach. Moderator and Panel participant. Presentation. 6th International Nursing Conference on Child and Adolescent Cancer Survivorship; 2014 Apr; Philadelphia PA.

Ogle S. Families and their Impact on HRQOL: Perceptions of AYA Brain Tumor Survivors. Poster Presentation, 6th International Nursing Conference on Child and Adolescent Cancer Survivorship; 2-014 Apr; Philadelphia, PA.


Ogle S. Developing a novel program for fertility preservation in pediatric oncology. Children’s National Medical Center; Washington DC.


Ogle S. Competence of mothers as caregivers: adolescent and young adult brain tumor survivors living at home. 12th International Conference on Long-Term Complications of Treatment of Children and Adolescents for Cancer; Williamsburg VA.

Ogle S. Family mediators of disease/treatment late effects and health-related quality of life among adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood brain tumors. 5th International Nursing Conference on Children and Adolescent Cancer Survivorship; Williamsburg VA.

Ogle S. Communicating with parents and teens regarding fertility preservation. Yale Medical Center; New Haven CT.

Ogle S. Sperm banking: development of an improved clinical practice. Yale Medical Center; New Haven CT.


Ogle S. Talking with teenagers about fertility preservation. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; New York NY.

Fertility preservation: options, challenges, strategies. The Best of ONS Congress 2011; Philadelphia PA.

Awards and Honors

APHON (Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses) Writing Award Recipient. Oct 2008.


Ginsberg, J. (PI), Ogle, S., Carlson, C., Mattei, P., and Kolon, T. Developing a Hospital Wide Fertility Preservation Program. 5% support. Funded by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Pediatrics Chairs Initiative, 2015.

Deatrick, J. (PI), Ogle, S. (Co-Investigator). “Family Management Patterns of Caregivers for AYA Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors.” Funded by Oncology Nursing Foundation and the American Brain Tumor Foundation, 1/2014-1/2016.

Ginsberg, J. (PI). Infrastructure grant to support Fertility Preservation Program. 5.5% support. Funded by Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, 2013-2015.

Deatrick, J. (PI), Ogle, S. (Co-Investigator). “Mothers and Fathers Perspectives: Family Management of Young Adult Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors.” Funded by a grant from the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, 11/2011-1/2015.

Pollack R, Schmus C(PIs), DiDomenico C, Ogle S, Quillen J, Reilly C (co-investigators). A comparison of parent and clinician reported toxicities in standard radiation versus proton radiation in children with posterior fossa tumors. Funded by a grant from the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. 2007-2009.

Ely E (PI), Clerico, Bobeck, Simpson, Ogle, Timko (co-investigators). Factors influencing decision to provide general anesthesia or moderate sedation for treatment related procedures in children with cancer. Funded by a grant from the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. 2007-2009.

Deatrick J, Hobbie W (PIs), Ogle S (co-investigator). Mothers as caregivers for survivors of brain tumors. R01 NR: 009651-01-A1. 2007-2010.

Deatrick J, Hobbie W, Ogle S. Family management and survivors of childhood brain tumors. Funded by Oncology Nursing Society and American Brain Tumor Foundation. 2005-2007.

Kazak A (PI). Psychological outcome in childhood cancer survivors. R01 RFA: CA-04-003, NIH-NCI. Sept 2004-Aug 2009.

Ogle SK, Hobbie WL (co-PI). Identifying the educational needs of parents at the completion of cancer treatment.” Private Foundation Funding. May 2003-present, no cost extension.

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing

Oncology Nursing Society

Society of Pediatric Nurses/Nursing of Children Network

Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society for Nursing, Xi Chapter