Protocol Support Committee



Terry Thomas, MS, CCRC

Vice Chairs

Cynthia Licavoli, RN, BSN, MA
Nancy Fusco, RN, BSN, CCRP


CRA Subcommittee
Karen Holeva, BS
Vice Chairs
Joyce Neading,

CTN Subcommittee
HeeSun Kim-Suh, RN, BSN, OCN
Vice Chairs
Alison Ivey, RN, MS, OCN, CCRP
Whitney Jacobson, RN, BSN, CCRP, OCN

Working Groups

Education and Training
Karen Holeva, BS, Lead Facilitator
Melinda Weiblen, BS, Co-Facilitator
Chrisann Winslow, MSN, AOCN, Co-Facilitator

Nancy Fusco, RN, BSN, CCRP, Lead Facilitator
Susan Eaton, CCRP, Co-Facilitator

Protocol Review
Terry Thomas, MS, CCRC, Lead Facilitator
Nancy Knudsen, RN, BSN, Co-Facilitator

Quality Control & Communications
Joyce Neading, Lead Facilitator
Donna White, RN, BSN, OCN , Co-Facilitator

Committee Charge

The primary functions of the Protocol Support Committee (PSC) include support and quality control of protocol-related activities, education and training of NRG Oncology members on relevant topics, and mentorship. The PSC includes 2 subcommittees, the Clinical Trial Nurse Committee and the Clinical Research Associate Committee.


For more information about the activities of the Protocol Support Committee, visit the Clinical Trial Resources section or contact

Please note:  We are not currently accepting applications for the NRG Oncology Protocol Support Committee, CRA/CTN Subcommittees, or PSC Working Groupsat this time. Please look for announcements in the NRG Broadcasts/Newsletters/Website/Twitter regarding future call for members.

NRG Oncology Meeting resources
For January 2021 Virtual Winter Meeting resources, click here (login required).

For PSC presentations from past NRG Oncology Meetings, click here (login required).

Mentorship Program
Information about the PSC Mentorship program can be found by visiting the Clinical Trials - Introductory Materials section.

Committee Members

Sharon Stockman, BA, C-CRP

Karen Holeva, BS

Joyce Neading

Cynthia Licavoli, RN, BSN, MA

Nancy Fusco, RN, BSN, CCRP

HeeSunKim-Suh, RN, BSN, OCN

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