Task Group Goals and Initiatives

The Evidence Based Promising Practices Task Group is charged to support and promote an evidence based, outcome driven patient navigation model.

Task Group Chairs

Elizabeth Calhoun, PhD, MEd

University of Arizona

Dr. Calhoun, PhD MEd, is currently the Associate Director of Population Sciences at the University of Arizona Cancer Center. In addition, she is the Executive Director for the Center for Population Science and Discovery. She was the Director of the Center of Excellence in Eliminating Disparities funded by NIMHD and the Co-Director for the Center for Population Health and Health Disparities funded by NCI at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Tricia Strusowski, MS, RN

Chartis Oncology Solutions

With over 34 years of experience in the oncology field, Mrs. Strusowski has worked in a variety of roles including an oncology nurse, nurse manager, case management, and most recently a clinical director overseeing a multitude of departments, including chemotherapy infusion, rehabilitation program, navigation, survivorship, multidisciplinary disease site centers, thoracic surgery, palliative care, oncology medical home program, wellness programs and bone marrow coordinators and accreditation program
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