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Summer Krain is an advanced practice nurse at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Myeloma Center. Summer is involved in organizing a great deal of patient care and provides patient education regarding therapy choices and disease process. She works side by side with the Myeloma Center oncologists and nurse practitioners monitoring patients throughout the transplant process from diagnosis through maintenance therapy. Working with myeloma patients for the last 12 years first in the capacity of a nurse and now as a nurse practitioner has allowed her to serve as a knowledgable resource for myeloma patients. Personal experiences with the diagnosis of cancer in a loved one and chemotherapy treatments have allowed her to have a deeper understanding of caregiver issues and stressors that may accompany such a diagnosis. Summer has dedicated her nursing career to the care of multiple myeloma patients.