FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 20, 2021
NCODA Welcomes New Executive Council Member
Cazenovia, NY – NCODA, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of a new Executive Council member. Dallas Lawry, DNP, FNP-C, OCN, Clinical Oncology Nurse III at UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica Hospital, California was appointed to the Council in May 2021.
Dallas graduated from California State University Channel Islands with her BSN in 2014 and has worked at UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica, California since then. During this time, she has spearheaded quality improvement projects that have been presented across the country, she has published an article on chemotherapy desensitization, and has lead groups of nurses overseas to volunteer in providing basic medical screenings to the Tibetan Buddhist refugee population in India. Dallas has received the Nurse Scientist of the Year (UCLA, 2018) and the Nightingale Award (Loyola University New Orleans) for her commitment to the profession of nursing. She recently graduated with her Doctor of Nursing Practice from Loyola University New Orleans (2021).
“NCODA has added another skilled and well-respected cancer care professional to our Executive Council,” said NCODA President Jim Schwartz, RPh. “Dallas is well positioned to help us continue executing on our Mission in 2021.” NCODA Founder and Executive Director Michael Reff, RPh, MBA noted, “Dallas brings a unique perspective to the Council, having served as an oncology nurse for several years. As NCODA grows, it is important that the organization has leaders with distinctive backgrounds and experiences so that we can continue to shape the cancer care landscape…and do it in a way that is Patient-Centered and Always Collaborative!”
For more information about NCODA’s Executive Council and general updates, visit ncoda.org.
NCODA, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our Mission is to empower the medically-integrated oncology team to deliver positive, patient-centered outcomes by providing leadership, expertise, quality standards and best practices. For more information about NCODA’s Executive Council and general updates, visit www.ncod