Founded at the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania

Meet the people of PC3I

We harness the insights of Penn’s renowned clinicians, medical researchers, data scientists, healthcare and behavioral economists, and innovators to make cancer care better.

Leadership


Justin Bekelman, MD

Director, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Peter Gabriel, MD, MSE

Director, Informatics and Measurement, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Katharine Rendle, PhD, MSW, MPH

Director, Implementation Science, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Callie Scott, MSc

Managing Director, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Innovation Faculty


Peter Gabriel, MD, MSE

Director, Informatics and Measurement, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Tara Kaufmann, MD, MS

Instructor, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Emily Ko, MD, MSCR

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Perelman School of Medicine

Daniel Lee, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine

Ronac Mamtani, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Ravi Parikh, MD

Instructor, Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine

Katharine Rendle, PhD, MSW, MPH

Director, Implementation Science, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Samuel Takvorian, MD, MS

Instructor, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Justin Bekelman, MD

Director, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Innovation Fellows


Zachary Frosch, MD

Fellow, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Katherine Hicks-Courant, MD

Fellow, Gynecologic Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Amy Iarrobino Laughlin, MD

Fellow, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Kelsey Lau-Min, MD

Fellow, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

John Lin, MD

Fellow, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Christopher Manz, MD

Fellow, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Governing Board


Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil

Director, Abramson Cancer Center & Chair, PC3I Governing Board

Ronald DeMatteo, MD, FACS

Chair, Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine

Deborah Driscoll, MD

Senior Vice President for the Clinical Practices, Penn Medicine

Ezekiel Emanuel, MD, PhD, MSc

Chair, Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine

Jonathan Epstein, MD

Executive Vice Dean and Chief Scientific Officer, Perelman School of Medicine

Kevin Mahoney, MBA

Chief Executive Officer, Penn Medicine

James Metz, MD

Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Philip Okala, MA

Chief Operating Officer, Penn Medicine

Matthew Press, MD, MSc

Interim Chair, Family Medicine and Community Health, Perelman School of Medicine

Lynn Schuchter, MD

Chief, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Advisory Group


Larry Shulman, MD

Deputy Director, Clinical Services, ACC & Co-Chair, PC3I Advisory Group

Roy Rosin, MBA

Chief Innovation Officer, Penn Medicine & Co-Chair, PC3I Advisory Group

David Asch, MD, MBA

Executive Director, Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation

Rinad Beidas, PhD

Director, Penn Implementation Science Center (PISCE)

Patrick J. Brennan

PJ Brennan, MD

Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President, Penn Medicine

Alison Buttenheim, PhD, MBA

Associate Director, Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics

Regina Cunningham, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN

Chief Executive Officer, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Susan Domchek, MD

Executive Director, Basser Center for BRCA, Abramson Cancer Center

Joan Doyle, RN, MSN, MBA

Executive Director, Penn Medicine at Home

Lee A. Fleisher, MD

Chair, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine

Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH

George A. Weiss University Professor and Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing

Scott Halpern, MD, PhD

Director, Palliative and Advanced Illness Research Center (PAIR)

Steven Joffe, MD, MPH

Chief, Division of Medical Ethics, Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Rachel Kelz, MD, MSCE

Director, Center for Surgery and Health Economics

Judith Long, MD

Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Shivan Mehta, MD, MBA

Assoc. Chief Innovation Officer, Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation

Raina Merchant, MD, MSHP, FAHA

Director, Center for Digital Health and Associate Vice President, Penn Medicine

David Miller, MBA

Chief Administrative Officer, Cancer Service Line, Abramson Cancer Center

Jason Moore, PhD

Director, Institute for Biomedical Informatics, Perelman School of Medicine

Jennifer Myers, MD

Director, Center for Health Care Improvement and Patient Safety (CHIPS)

Katharine Nathanson, MD

Deputy Director, Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine

Amol Navathe, MD, PhD

Co-Director, Healthcare Transformation Institute

Mary Naylor, PhD, RN, FAAN

Director, NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health, School of Nursing

Mark Neuman, MD, MSc

Director, Penn Center for Perioperative Outcomes Research and Transformation

Bert W. O'Malley Jr., MD

Chair, Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine

Randy Oyer, MD

Medical Director, Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute, Lancaster General Hospital

Mitesh Patel, MD, MBA, MS

Director, Penn Medicine Nudge Unit

Jennifer Pinto-Martin, PhD, MPH

Executive Director, Center for Public Health Initiatives (CPHI)

David Porter, MD

Director, Cell Therapy and Transplantation and Professor, Medicine

Dan Romer, PhD

Research Director, Annenberg Public Policy Center

David Roth, MD, PhD

Director, Penn Center for Precision Medicine

Robert Schnoll, PhD

Associate Director for Population Science, Abramson Cancer Center

Roy Schwartz, MBA

Vice President, Managed Care and Payer Relations, Penn Medicine

Kevin Volpp, MD, PhD

Director, Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics

Rachel Werner, MD, PhD

Executive Director, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Douglas Wiebe, PhD

Director, Penn Injury Science Center and Professor, Epidemiology

Lindsey Zinck, MSN, RN, OCN, NEA-BC

Associate Chief Administrative Officer for Operations, Cancer Service Line

Affiliates


Erin Aakhus, MD, MSHP

Assistant Professor, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Richard Aplenc

Richard Aplenc, MD, PhD

Professor, Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine

Janet Audrain-McGovern, PhD

Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine

Fran Barg, PhD, MEd

Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health, Perelman School of Medicine

Abigail Berman, MD, MSCE

Associate Director, Penn Center for Precision Medicine

Jennifer Braun, MHA, RN, BSN

Director, Quality Improvement & Patient Safety, Cancer Service Line

Robert Burke

Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Jinbo Chen, PhD

Professor, Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics

Yong Chen, PhD

Associate Professor, Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics

John Christodouleas, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Jalpa Doshi, PhD

Director, Value-based Insurance Design Initiatives, CHIBE & Professor, Medicine

Alex Fiks, MD, MSCE

Distinguished Endowed Chair in the Department of Pediatrics

Neil Fishman, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Medicine

Thomas Gakis

Chief Operating Officer, Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Ryan Greysen, MD, MHS, MA

Chief of Hospital Medicine, Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Carmen Guerra, MD, MSCE

Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Diversity and Inclusion, Medicine

Atul Gupta, PhD

Assistant Professor, Health Care Management, Wharton School

Patrick Higgins, MHA

Senior Director, Penn Medicine Cancer Service Line

Danielle Hoffman

Director of Revenue Cycle and Payer Relations, Radiation Oncology, Penn Medicine

Rebecca Hubbard, PhD

Associate Professor, Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics

Brian Jenssen, MD, MSHP

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine

Genevieve Kanter, PHD

Research Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Josh Lahav, MBA

Director of Operations, Radiation Oncology, Penn Medicine

Marc LaPergola

Director, Operational Reimbursement and Managed Care Analysis, Penn Medicine

Frank Leone, MD, MS

Professor, Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Qi Long, PhD

Director, Biostatistics Core, Abramson Cancer Center & Professor, Biostatistics

Fabian Marechal

Division Administrator, Hematology and Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

John McLean, MBA

Associate Vice President, Managed Care, Penn Medicine

Nandita Mitra, PhD

Vice Chair and Professor, Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine

Susan Niskey Popp, MBA, MS, FACHE, CIM

Chief Operating Officer, Radiation Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

E. Carter Paulson, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor, Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine

Deborah Rose, MBA

Chief Operating Officer, Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine

Marilyn Schapira, MD, MPH

Professor, Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine

Michael Serpa, MS

Innovation Manager, Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation

Sunil Singhal, MD

Vice Chair for Translational Research, Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine

Dylan Small, PhD

Professor, Statistics, Wharton School

Rebecca Trotta, PhD, RN

Director, Nursing Research and Science, Penn Medicine

Anil Vachani

Anil Vachani, MD, MS

Co-Director of Lung Cancer Screening and Associate Professor of Medicine

Hanna Zafar, MD, MHS

Associate Professor, Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine

Alumni


Nathan Handley, MD

Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology, Jefferson Health, Philadelphia, PA

Sonam Sharma, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology, Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Laura Yasaitis, PhD

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Team


Andrew Bellet

Senior Associate Director, Development, Penn Medicine

John Infanti, MPA

Senior Medical Communications Officer, Penn Medicine

Hoag Levins

Hoag Levins

Multimedia Consultant & Editor, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

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