Tracy Battaglia, MD, MPH

Chair of the National Navigation Roundtable

Tracy Battaglia, MD, MPH Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health Chair, National Navigation Roundtable Dr. Battaglia is an Associate Professor of Medicine and [...]

Andrea (Andi) Dwyer, BS

Vice Chair of the National Navigation Roundtable

Andrea Dwyer, BS University of Colorado Vice Chair National Navigation Roundtable Andrea (Andi) Dwyer is the Co-Director of the Colorado Colorectal Screening Program at the [...]

Harold P. Freeman, MD

Honorary Chair of the National Navigation Roundtable

Harold P. Freeman, MD Harold P. Freeman Patient Navigation Institute Honorary Chair National Navigation Roundtable Harold P. Freeman, M.D. is president and CEO of the [...]

Committee Responsibilities

The NNRT Steering Committee responsibilities include providing leadership and vision for the NNRT to help advance the mission, guide planning and implementation of NNRT projects and approving new NNRT members.


Linda Burhansstipanov, MSPH, DrPH

Carolyn Bruzdzinski, PhD

Elizabeth Calhoun, PhD, MEd

Linda Fleisher, PhD, MPH

Karen M. Freund, MD, MPH

Sharon Gentry, RN, MSN, ONN-CG, AOCN, CBCN, CBEC

Nina Miller, MSSW, OSW‐C

Ed Partridge, MD

Steven R. Patierno, Ph.D.

Angie Patterson

Elizabeth Rohan, PhD, MSW, LCSW

Lillie Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, ONN-CG

Patti Valverde, PhD, MPH


Dawn Wiatrek, PhD

Strategic Director, Cancer Treatment Access

Patrice Bowles, BBA

Project Manager

Tiffany Fountain

Cancer Control Strategic Partnerships Manager