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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Alexandra Nelson, FNP

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Alexandra Nelson, FNP


Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Family Nurse Practitioner




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About Alexandra Nelson, FNP

Alex Nelson is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. She joined Inova Health System in 2021 and has been practicing since 2019.

Prior to joining Inova, Alex worked as an oncology nurse practitioner at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance in Seattle, WA.


  • Oncology Nursing Society, Board Member, Puget Sound Chapter


Alhadeff, A. L., Holland, R. A., Nelson, A., Grill, H. J., & De Jonghe, B. C. (2015). Glutamate receptors in the central nucleus of the amygdala mediate cisplatin-induced malaise and energy balance dysregulation through direct hindbrain projections. The Journal of Neuroscience, 35(31), 11094-11104.

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