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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Membership Benefits
ACS
Cancer Programs

Cancer Programs Staff Information

For more information or if you have questions, please email us. Please include your name, your FIN or center number if you have one, your phone number, and your specific issue or question in the subject line. The Cancer Programs staff are available during business hours, Monday–Friday, 8:00 am–4:15 pm (CT)

Cancer Programs

Heidi Nelson, MD, FACS
Cancer Programs

Cancer Accreditation Programs

Commission on Cancer inquiries: CoC@facs.org

National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers inquiries: napbc@facs.org

National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer inquiries: naprc@facs.org

Accreditation Programs: 312-202-5085

Standard-related questions: Please review or submit question via the CAnswer Forum website.

Erin Reuter
Senior Manager
Vicki Chiappetta
Senior Accreditation Technical Specialist
Lauren Dyer
Accreditation Technical Specialist
Susan Rubin
Accreditation Technical Specialist
Karen Stachon
Senior Accreditation Technical Specialist
Alana Swanson
Administrator, Cancer Accreditation Customer Support
Karen Taubert-Boone
Program Coordinator
Kalea Whitmore
Accreditation Technical Specialist
Paul Jeffers
Standards Manager

American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC)

For AJCC inquiries email: AJCC@facs.org

Martin Madera
Senior Manager
Elaine Alexander
Project Manager
Kathy Conklin
Manager of Information Technology, AJCC
Donna Gress
Manager, Cancer Staging and Registry Operations
Nikia Miles
AJCC Coordinator
Aleisha Williams
AJCC Technical Specialist

Cancer Research Program

Cancer Research Program Inquiries: cancerresearchprogram@facs.org

Amanda Francescatti
Senior Manager
Susan Deming
Project Manager
Anne McCarthy
Program Manager
Clarissa Orr
Program Coordinator
Cancer Research Program and Cancer Surgery Standards Program

Cancer Surgery Standards Program

Cancer Surgery Standards Program Inquiries: cssp@facs.org 

Amanda Francescatti
Senior Manager
Susan Deming
Project Manager
Linda Zheng
Program Administrator
Clarissa Orr
Program Coordinator
Cancer Research Program and Cancer Surgery Standards Program

Education and Training

Asa Carter
Senior Manager
Chantel Ellis
Education Administrator
Andrea Scrementi
Meetings and Events Administrator

National Cancer Database (NCDB)

For National Cancer Database (NCDB) inquiries email: NCDB@facs.org 

For Participant Use File (PUF) inquiries email: NCDB_PUF@facs.org 

Ryan McCabe
Senior Manager
Abby Rad
Project Manager, NCDB

NCDB Data Standards

Susanne Kessler
Manager, Information and Data Standards
Delores Akins
User Support Specialist
Anorela Moci
Data Quality Analyst
Cindy Traylor-Richards
User Support Specialist, Commission on Cancer

NCDB Research Unit

Bryan E. Palis
Senior Manager, Statistics and Analytics
Amanda Browner
Statistician
Joseph Cotler
Senior Statistician
Joseph Faski
Statistician
Elizabeth Wawszczak
Senior Business Analyst
Reham Khan
Business Analyst

NCDB Information Technology

Kenneth Pristas
Manager, Information Technology
Dmitry Eremin
Senior Developer
Diara Escudero
Senior Database Developer
Natalie Goodwin
Software Developer
Jeff Reed
Database/ETL Developer

Communications and External Relations

Melissa Leeb
Manager
Rebecca Medina
Administrator