OCCPI Study Group


The Ohio Colorectal Cancer Prevention Initiative study group includes:

  • Adena Regional Medical Center (Jeffrey Vandeusen, Linda Kight)
  • Akron General Medical Center (Esther Rehmus, Cathy Farmer, Debbie Thomas)
  • Atrium Medical Center (Albert Malcolm, Sandy Fletcher)
  • Aultman Hospital (Kisa Weeman, Kristin Shine, Janet Moore, Kathleen Collins)
  • Blanchard Valley Health System (Sharon Cole, Shannon Kohls, Brianne Hottinger)
  • Children’s Hospital Medical Center of Akron (Catherine Ward-Melver, Julie D’attoma, Marcie Parker, Jennifer Stein)
  • Cincinnati OHC -Mercy West, Mercy Fairfield, Mercy Anderson, Mercy Clermont, The Jewish Hospital (Lynette Hart, Brittany Hagen, Nicole Given, Sheena Chandler, Kim Brockman, Lindsay Vogel, Kimmy Miller)
  • Cleveland Clinic- Main campus, Hillcrest, Fairview, South Pointe, Independence/Strongsville (Matthew Kalady, Timothy Spiro, Herman Kessler, Brandie Leach, Jessica Marquard, Carla Greenwood, Traci Stafford, Cathy Hugney, Samantha Kopack, Michelle Parson, Patti O-Reilly, Kathy Smolenski, Cathy Schilero, Thomas Plesec, Kimberly McDonald)
  • Columbus NCORP (J. Philip Kuebler, Sheree Oxley, Julie O’Brian)
  • Dayton Clinical Oncology Program (Howard Gross, Mary Ontko, Karen Dickerson, Michele Hamann)
  • Doctors Hospital (Sanjay Yadav, Janet Harvey)
  • Fairfield Medical Center (Lisa Stevens)
  • Genesis Cancer Care Center (Shyamal Bastola, Karen Wickham)
  • Good Samaritan Hospital - Dayton (Charles Bane, John Haluschak, Katherine Peyton, Eileen Flynn)
  • Grady Memorial Hospital (R. Fuller, Kelly Reynolds, Bonnie Baker)
  • Grant Medical Center (S. Sarwar, Laura Reebel)
  • Kettering Medical Center (Manisha Nanda, Judy Bair, Krista Bensman)
  • Knox Community Hospital (Husain Rasheed, Katy Breeze)
  • Licking Memorial Hospital (Arunda Gowda, Kenita Keck, Suzanne Posey)
  • Marion General Hospital (Arvinder Bhinder, Eileen Troutman)
  • Marietta Memorial Hospital (Kelly Cawley, Joanna Lupardus, Utpal Bhanja, Shinoj Pattali, Devaki Siva)
  •  MedCentral Mansfield Hospital (Katie Stafford)
  • Mercy Medical Center – Canton (Mitchell Haut, Joan Edwards, Linda Sims, Jane Westfall, Janet Muckley, Tara Barker, Brooks Bolyard, Ferdinando Cortese, Khatib Jafri, Hanspreet Kaur, Scott McGee, Nagaprasad Nagajothi, Francisco Paras, Noman Rafique, Russell Ramey, Aida Safar, Mazin Shackour, Kirby Sweitzer, Steven Albertson, Steven Kelly, David Linz, Nicholas Roberts, Carol Baker)
  • MetroHealth (Joanna M. Brell, Deborah Strater. Amy Shaper, Taryn Ferber)
  • Miami Valley Hospital (Mark Marinella, M.Jane Boerger, Darinda Reis)
  • Mount Carmel Health System - East, West, St. Ann’s (Karamjit Khanduja, Mark Knapp, Mark Segal, Mark Thompson, Jenna Knoble, T. Patel, Rosemary Zacks, Sue DeVictor, Grace Glace, Peggy Lyons)
  • Myriad Genetics Inc. (Brian Allen)
  • OSUMC – Colorectal (Heather Hampel, Albert de la Chapelle, Richard Goldberg, Electra Paskett, Peter Shields, Rachel Pearlman, Wendy Frankel, Benjamin Swanson, Weiqiang Zhao, Ahmet Yilmaz, Kristin Miller, Jason Bacher, Christopher Bigley, Lori Nelsen, Michael Bigley, Thomas Prior, Daniel Jones, Debbie Knight. Cheryl Reeder, Amy Glaze, Peter Stanich, Ilene Lattimer, Thelma Asare, Mark Arnold, Sandya Liyanarachchi, Christina Wu, Anne Noonan, Abdel-Misih, Tony Saab, Sigurdis Haraldsdottir)
  • OSUMC – Endometrial (Paul Goodfellow, Elizabeth Solinger, Molly Myers, David Cohn, David O’Malley)
  • ProMedica Health System - Flower and Toledo Hospital (Terry Gibbs, Carissa Jock, Kelly Morse Joyce Vernier, Julie Moon, Sarah Adelsperger, Sue Mayer)
  • *St. Luke's Hospital (Ginger Schwyn)
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital (J. Philip Kuebler, Kelly Reynolds, Megan Sisson, Kristen Johnson, Amanda Adams, Portia Schiming)
  • Southern Ohio Medical Center (Thomas Summers, Jamie Arnett)
  • Springfield Regional Medical Center (Ravi Khanna, Daljeet Singh, Linda Blosser, Chaundra Foss)
  • St. Rita’s Medical Center (Chris Rhoades, Clarissa Alford, Lois Gerding)
  • Summa Health System - Akron City & St. Thomas, Barberton, Robinson Memorial, Western Reserve (Sameer Mahesh, Nicole Buie, Debbie Neal, Ally Kovach, Sarah Stanaszek)
  • The Christ Hospital (Ian Paquette, Janice Rafferty, Bradley Davis, Marla Prues, Pam Manfresca)
  • Toledo Clinic Cancer Center (Pam Shoup, Jennifer Martinez, Jessica Ciesler) TriHealth - Bethesda North and Good Samaritan Cincinnati (David Draper, Scott Kelley, Carolyn Lindeman, Kathleen Bieniek, Antoinette Dean Courtney Rice, Karen Hulesman, Megan Shearouse, Meghan Caldwell) University at Buffalo (Jo Freudenheim)
  • University of Washington (Colin Pritchard, Brian Shirts, Angela Jacobson)
  • Upper Valley Medical Center (R. Kulkarni, Heather Penwell)
  • Wayne Healthcare (S. Manish, Catherine Jill Brown)
  • Wright-Patterson Medical Center (Roger Wood, Joyce Russo) 
*Participation ended 12/31/2015