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
  • Doris Quinn, PhD, MSN, Independent Consultant in Process Improvement

Improvement Coaches 

  • Stephanie Buia Amport, MBA, CPHQ, Yale New Haven Health
  • David Bivens, MS, Performance Improvement, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Vedner Guerrier, MBA, RTT, LSSBB, Director of Physicians Practices at the Memorial Cancer Institute (MCI)
  • Amy Guthrie, MSN, RN, CPHQ ACHPN, Population Health Quality Improvement Director Summa Physicians, Inc.
  • Arif Kamal, MD, Physician Director of Quality and Outcomes, Duke Cancer Institute
  • Laurie Kaufman, MSN, RN, Manager of Clinical Quality Improvement Consulting, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Steve Power, Administrative Director – Quality & Outcomes for the Duke Cancer Institute in Durham NC
  • Holley Stallings, RN, MPH, CPH, CPHQ, Director of Quality and Accreditation, Norton Cancer Institute