Leadership

QOPI Task Force

QOPI Steering Group

The QOPI Steering Group sets the strategic direction for and guides implementation of the QOPI program. The chair is appointed by the Quality of Care Committee and serves for two years as chair, and one year each as incoming chair and immediate past chair.  Members of the Steering Group include practicing oncologists, health service researchers, nurses and other leaders in oncology and serve a four year term.  If you are interested in self-nominating for the Steering Group, visit the committee self-nomination page.

Chair

Group Members

Founder and Original QOPI Alpha Group

This small group of volunteers committed to quality in oncology conceptualized and piloted the first outpatient oncology assessment program in 2002.

Founder

Joseph Simone MD

Image of QOPI Founder- Joseph Simone, MD
Joseph Simone MD
Founder and Emeritus Member QOPI® Steering Group, Simone Consulting Co.

Group Members

Original Measures Work Group (inactive)

Evolved into QOPI Steering Group

Dr. Christopher Desch was instrumental in the development of QOPI and served on the Steering Group until his death in 2006.

Chair

Group Members

Physician Champion, Pilot Testing Group

Group Members