PCLI Welcomes New Steering Committee Members

Four new members have been selected to join AACI’s Physician Clinical Leadership Initiative (PCLI) steering committee: Andrew Chapman, DO, FACP, chief of medical services, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health; David Gaffney, MD, senior director of clinical research, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah; Richard Goldberg, MD, FACP, FASCO, director, WVU Cancer Institute; and Charles Ryan, MD, director, Division of Hematology, Oncology & Transplantation, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota. The new members’ terms began December 1. 

We’d like to thank the following outgoing steering committees for the time and commitment in guiding the initiative and planning the yearly annual PCLI meeting:

Mohammed Milhem, MD, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center University of Iowa
Martha Mims, MD, PhD, The Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine
Nathan Levitan, MD, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center Case Western Reserve University Seidman Cancer Center at University Hospitals Case Medical Center

Entering its seventh year, PCLI pursues a variety of objectives, including developing better methods to disseminate information across cancer centers, identifying and addressing oncology care model barriers, and measuring quality. This past year, PCLI hosted webinars on the following topics:

PCLI Webiniar: Clinical Pathways and Cancer Care Delivery
David Jackman, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Medical School

PCLI Webinar: Multidisciplinary Cancer Care
Brandon G. Smaglo, MD
Martha Mims, MD, PhD
Dan L Duncan Compreshensive Cancer Center

PCLI Webinar: Challenges and Opportunities of Outreach Clinics
Sam Lubner, MD, FACP
Dan Mulkerin, MD
University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center

Pictured, clockwise from top left: Drs. Andrew Chapman, David Gaffney, Charles Ryan, Richard Goldberg