Get Involved with NCODA

NCODA members are unique in their active involvement in creating patient care tools, such as Treatment Support Kits, Positive Quality Interventions, and other tools. NCODA encourages members to take an active role in participating in their areas of expertise to better patient care in aspects of the oncology spectrum.

NCODA Committees

Neal Dave, PharmD, Chair – Texas Oncology, TX

Julianne Orr, PharmD, BCOP, Chair – Indiana University Health, Simon Cancer Center, IN

Howard Cohen, BS, PharmD, MS, FASHP, Chair-Elect – Smilow Cancer Hospital/Yale New Haven Health, CT

Chara Reid-Reed, PharmD – Dupage Medical Group, IL

Darrell Willyard, PharmD – OCSRI, OK

Gina Wertz, PharmD – Nebraska Hematology Oncology, NE

Jen Hasiak O’Doherty, PharmD – Hematology & Oncology Consultants Pharmacy

Jody Agena, PharmD, MBA, BCOP – Virginia Cancer Specialists, VA

Kirollos Hanna, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP – University of Minnesota Medical Center & Mayo Clinic, MN

Lawrence Garbo, MD – New York Oncology Hematology, NY

Marie Sirek, PharmD – Billings Clinic, MT

Margaret McGuinness, PharmD, BCOP – Compass Oncology, OR

Natasha Heimbigner, PharmD – Summit Cancer Centers, WA

Yen Nguyen, PharmD – Oncology Consultants, PA, TX

Britny Rogala, PharmD, BCOP, Co-Chair – Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, RI

Nancy Egerton, PharmD, BCOP, Co-Chair – New York Oncology Hematology, NY

Ali McBride, PharmD – The University of Arizona Cancer Center, AZ

Alicia Battershell, PharmD, BCPS – CHI Health Specialty Pharmacy, NE

Anna Howard, PharmD – Billings Clinic, MT

Brady Quinn – University of Rhode Island, RI

Chris Kepinski, PharmD – Southern Oncology Specialists, NC

Daphne Meyer, RN – Pontchartrain Cancer Center, LA

Douglas Braun, PharmD – Florida Cancer Specialists, FL

Josh Nubla, PharmD – NCODA

Kathryn Schiavo, PharmD – NorthShore University HealthSystem, IL

Kirollos Hanna, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP – University of Minnesota Medical Center & Mayo Clinic, MN

Marie Sirek, PharmD – Billings Clinic, MT

Mary Anderson, BSN, RN, OCN – Norton Cancer Institute, KY

Racquel Reese, PharmD – Memorial Health System, FL

Chris Kepinski, PharmD, Co-ChairSouthern Oncology Specialists, NC

Jamie Fritz, PharmD, Co-ChairCompass Oncology, WA

Alana Kroll, CPhT – Medical Oncology & Hematology Associates, IA

Austin Cox, PharmD – Alabama Oncology, AL 

Daniela DeThomasis, BS Pharmacy – New York Oncology Hematology, NY

Daphne Meyer, RN – Pontchartrain Cancer Center, LA

Jill Jacobs, BA – Urological Associates PC, IA

Kathy Oubre, MS – Pontchartrain Cancer Center, LA

Kirollos Hanna, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP – University of Minnesota Medical Center & Mayo Clinic, MN

Kirsten Stuber, NP – Texas Oncology, TX

Kristy Biswas, MA, BSN – New Jersey Urology, NJ

Latha Radhakrishnan, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP – University of Illinois Cancer Center, IL

Linda Frisk, PharmD – Arizona Oncology, AZ

Martha Aiyuk, NP – Cancer Care Specialists, NV

Stephen Ziter, BS – NCODA

Susan Temple, RN, MSN, AOCN, Oncology Educator – AL

Committees Coming Soon

NCODA is excited to announce new committees available to all members. If you are interested in joining one of our new committees, please click the links below to register for additional information as it comes available.

NURSING COMMITTEE

Chair: Mary Anderson, BSN, RN, OCN and TBD

  • Promote the importance of the Medically Integrated Pharmacy team within the nursing community.
  • Contribute to the improvement of managing patients receiving oral oncolytics.

CREDENTIALING COMMITTEE

Chair: Thomas McNiel, PharmD and TBD

  • Support practices going through credentialing processes with leadership, advice/expertise, and resources.
  • Provide resources to communicate trends and the impact of current/future credentialing process flows for NCODA member practices.

PUBLICATION COMMITTEE

Chair: TBD

  • Assist in creating a new educational resource available to all NCODA members that aim to discuss relevant topics within the oncology space.
  • Collaborate with NCODA members to improve the quality of patient care.
  • Help promote and share best practices while enhancing the NCODA community with timely and valuable information.

QUALITY STANDARDS COMMITTEE

Chair: TBD

  • Assist in standardizing the audit process of NCODA’s Quality Standards (review and editing processes).
  • Revise the Quality Standards to align with patient care needs in order to support current and future community and health system practice planning and execution.
  • Maintaining and strengthening partner organization relationships with ASCO, ACCC, and HOPA.

NCODA is looking for motivated members to help lead these new committees. If you are interested in chairing one of these committees, contact Josh Nubla at joshua.nubla@ncoda.org!