Optimizing APP Integration into Multidisciplinary Cancer Care Teams

Date: July 18, 2024
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm EST
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Goals of this session

  • Define the role of APPs within multidisciplinary cancer care teams.
  • Identify effective strategies for collaboration and communication among healthcare professionals in a multidisciplinary setting.
  • Analyze common barriers to APPs integration and propose solutions to enhance teamwork and coordination.
  • Evaluate case studies showcasing successful models of multidisciplinary care involving APPs to extract best practices.
  • Develop action plans to implement improved integration of APPs into cancer care teams within participants' own practice settings.


Todd A. Pickard, MMSc, PA-C, DFAAPA, FASCO (PDF)External Web Site Policy
Executive Director Advanced Practice
Office of the Chief Medical Executive
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Siu-Fun Wong, PharmD, FASHP, FCSHPExternal Web Site Policy
Volunteer Clinical Professor
Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine
University of California, Irvine (UCI) College of Medicine

Al B. Benson III, MD, FACP, FACCC, FASCOExternal Web Site Policy
Professor of Medicine
Associate Director for Cooperative Groups
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University


Veronica Chollette

Veronica Chollette, RN, MS
Program Director
Health Systems and Interventions Research Branch
Healthcare Delivery Research Program
Division of Cancer Control & Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute

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Last Updated: 05 Jun, 2024