Multidisciplinary experts in oncology and health care quality improvement lead the practice teams through the Quality Training Program. These experts bring many years of teaching and coaching experience to the program

Program Faculty 

  • Barbara Corning-Davis, MS, CPHQ, Associate Director of Performance Improvement, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Carole Dalby, RN, MBA, OCN, CCRP, Senior Manager of Clinical Quality, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Timothy Gilligan, MD, Co-Director of the Center for Excellence in Healthcare Communication, Cleveland Clinic
  • ​Joseph Jacobson, MD, Chief Quality Officer, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Michael S. Marcin, MD, MSCR, Assistant Medical Director, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute Adult Inpatient Services,Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF Department of Psychiatry & UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences, University of California San Francisco
  • Doris Quinn, PhD, MSN, Independent Consultant in Process Improvement

Improvement Coaches 

  • Charles Borden, MBA, Planned Parenthood of Northern, Central & Southern New Jersey
  • Stephanie Buia Amport, MBA, CPHQ, Yale New Haven Health
  • Pelin Cinar, MD, University of California, San Francisco Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Ellen Distefano, RN, MSN, Oregon Health and Science University
  • Beverly Hardy-Decuir, DNP, RN, FACHE, CPHQ, CSSBB, Parkland Health and Hospital Systems
  • Valorie Harvey, MBA, Parkland Health and Hospital Systems
  • Michael Keng, MD, University of Virginia Health System
  • Shubham Pant, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Julie Porter, MS, Stanford University Stanford Health Care
  • Steve Power, MBA, Duke University
  • Vedner Guerrier, MBA, RTT, LSSBB, Memorial Cancer Institute (MCI)
  • Amy Guthrie, MSN, RN, CPHQ, Summa Physicians, Inc
  • Arif Kamal, MD,  Duke Cancer Institute
  • Michael Keng, MD, University of Virginia Health System
  • Prabjyot Singh, RN, MSN, MPH, Trinity Health
  • Holley Stallings, RN, MPH, CPH, CPHQ, Norton Cancer Institute
  • Matt Wayson, MD, Oregon Health and Science University