The National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship’s Cancer Policy Advisors are an appointed group of leaders in the oncology field including leading researchers, oncologists, scholars, payers, and cancer center and survivorship program directors, who will provide guidance to NCCS as it represents cancer patients and survivors on policy issues related to cancer care delivery, payment, and quality improvement.
Gregory J. Aune, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute Univ. of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Stuart M. Butler, PhD Senior Fellow, Economic Studies Brookings Institution
John V. Cox, DO Medical Director for Oncology Services Parkland Hospital – Dallas, TX
Michael Kolodziej, MD Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer ADVI Health, Inc.
Michael Link, MD Lydia J. Lee Professor in Pediatric Cancer Stanford Cancer Institute
Jennifer Malin, MD Senior Medical Director, Oncology and Genetics United Healthcare
Mary McCabe, RN, MN Director, Cancer Survivorship Initiative Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (retired)
Therese M. Mulvey, MD, FASCO Director of Breast Oncology Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) North Shore Cancer Center
Lee Newcomer, MD United Healthcare (retired)
Kevin C. Oeffinger, MD Founding Director, Center for Onco-Primary Care Director, Supportive Care and Survivorship Center Duke Cancer Institute
Ann H. Partridge, MD, MPH Associate Professor, Department of Medicine Harvard Medical School Active Medical Staff, Medical Oncology Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Kavita Patel, MD Managing Director for Clinical Transformation and Delivery Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform Brookings Institution
Derek Raghavan, MD, PhD, FACP, FRACP President Levine Cancer Institute
Jeffrey Scott, MD Strategic Oncology Consultants
Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD Associate Dean, Public Health Practice and Training Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Thomas Smith, MD The Harry J. Duffey Family Professor of Palliative Medicine Director of Palliative Medicine Professor of Oncology Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Johns Hopkins University
Jennifer S. Temel, M.D. Clinical Director of Thoracic Oncology Associate Director of the Dana Farber/Partners Cancer Care Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Massachusetts General Hospital
The Ellen L. Stovall Award for Innovation in Patient-Centered Cancer Care is a unique opportunity for patients and survivors to recognize pioneers who are transforming the cancer care system.
The NCCS Cancer Policy & Advocacy Team (CPAT) is a program for survivors and caregivers to learn about pressing policy issues that affect quality cancer care in order to be engaged as advocates in public policy around the needs of cancer survivors.
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