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2008 A YEAR OF PROGRESS. The mission of The Maryland and District of Columbia Society of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is: To improve the quality and delivery of care in medical oncology in the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia.

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2008 a year of progress
2008A YEAR OF PROGRESS


The mission of The Maryland and District of Columbia Society of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

  • To improve the quality and delivery of care in medical oncology in the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia.

  • To promote appropriate standards of care in oncology.

  • To cooperate with investigators conducting cancer research.

  • To assist in the continuing education of oncologists.

  • To educate the public, the government, insurance carriers, and other health care providers about appropriate prevention of cancer and current therapeutic options for patients with cancer.


  • 206 Professional Members of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

    Representing Individual and Group Practices as well as major hospitals in the MD/DC area

    An State Society

    Affiliated with


Corporate members
Corporate Members of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

  • Diamond Member

  • Platinum Member

  • Gold Member


Leadership

President of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is: , Peter R. Graze, MD, FACP

Vice President, P. Gregory Rausch, MD

Secretary, Eric Seifter, MD

Treasurer, Thomas A. Bensinger, MD

At Large

Stanley Watkins

Paul Celano, MD

Jackie Barnum, RN

Peter R. Graze, MD, FACP

Leadership


Events of note
Events of Note of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

  • Legislative Dinner – January 24

  • Practice Managers’ Meeting – February 20

  • Hot Topics Forum – April 25-26

  • Awards Banquet – October 15

  • Board Meetings held quarterly throughout the year in Baltimore area.


Legislative dinner

Featured Speaker: of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

Delegate Peter Hammen

Democrat, District 46, Baltimore City

January 24, 2008

Event Host: Ortho Biotech

Delegate Hammen with Alice Neily Mutch, MDCSCO Legislative Consultant

Legislative Dinner


Practice managers meeting february 20 2008
Practice Managers’ Meeting of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is: February 20, 2008

The elegant Elkridge Furnace Inn in Elkridge, MD was the site of the reception and program. Jackie Barnum, Practice Administrator for Annapolis Onocology spoke on “Patient Access: What Every Provider Needs to Know.”

Host: Novartis


Two great days
Two Great Days! of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:


The first annual hot topics forum april 25 26 2008

The LATEST on Reimbursement Issues! of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

Hot Topics Panel w/MDCSCO Leadership

Jeffrey Scott, MD

P4 Pathways

Andrew Bloschichak,

Highmark Medical Director

The First Annual Hot Topics Forum – April 25-26, 2008


Wye river conference center our meeting venue
Wye River Conference Center of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is: Our Meeting Venue


Awards dinner october 15 elkridge furnace inn

Senator Ben Cardin of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

received Award at the dinner for his work in the fight against cancer.

Awards Dinner – October 15Elkridge Furnace Inn

Co-hosted with:


Our new look

Web Site of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

Signage

Newsletter

Member Communications

Our New Look


Our new web site
Our NEW Web Site of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

  • Online Directory

  • Calendar of Events

  • Members Only Section

  • Board Site

  • Online Registration

  • Blast E-mail


Our new newsletter

Full Color of Clinical Oncology, Inc., ("MDCSCO") is:

Glossy

Professional

Our NEW Newsletter


Building on our cancer forum

MDCSCO hosted Its first Cancer Forum in Anne Arundel County

in April 2007. The event was well-received, but it was clear that it would be necessary to set up a an allied foundation to ensure its long-term fiscal viability.

Building on Our Cancer Forum



Oncology foundation of maryland and the district of columbia
Oncology Foundation of Maryland and the District of Columbia County

  • Designed to be a 501(3) organization so that donations are tax deductible.

  • Trustees will be community leaders with an interest in cancer education. There will be Council of Advisors to ensure broad input from the cancer care community.

  • MDCSCO will have a physician liaison with the Foundation and the president will serve as an ex-officio member of the Foundation Board.

  • The Foundation will conduct Cancer Forums throughout Maryland and DC and promote other cancer education activities.


Foundation status report
Foundation Status Report County

  • Incorporated in Maryland

  • Bylaws drafted

  • Board in place and meeting regularly

  • Board leadership elected

  • IRS Form 1023 filed

  • Target date for first event – Fall 2009


The future
The Future… County

  • Build on events and grow participation.

  • Develop emerging leadership.

  • Create a branded online social community

  • Expand the Web site and increase traffic.

  • Partner for success.


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