Protocol Support Committee


Committee Leadership

Susan Nolte, CRNP, PhD
Vice Chairs
Nancy Knudsen, RN, BSN
Terry Thomas, MS, CCRC


CRA Subcommittee
Sharon Stockman, BA, C-CRP
Vice Chairs
Karen Holeva, BS
Joyce Neading,

CTN Subcommittee
Cynthia Licavoli, RN, BSN, MA
Vice Chairs
Nancy Fusco, RN, BSN, CCRP
HeeSun Kim-Suh, RN, BSN, 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
Joyce Neading, Lead Facilitator
Michele Lacy, 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

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

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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