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Cancer Prevention & Control

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
Cancer Control Advisory Committee Membership List

(September 2012)

Dr. Drew Monitto, Co-Chair
Dr. J. David Rice, Co-Chair

Article IV. Membership, Section 1. The voting membership of the Cancer Control Advisory Committee shall consist of members recommended by the committee and appointed by the DHEC Commissioner with professional and expert representation as follows:

Organizations

American Cancer Society, South Atlantic Division
Vacant

Cancer Care Administration
Debbie Seale, MN, (Past Chair)
Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital
Manager, Nurse Navigator Program
Palmetto Health Cancer Centers
9 Richland Medical Park Dr., Suite 640, Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: (803) 434-3607; Fax: (803) 434-3095; Email: debbie.seale@palmettohealth.org

Cancer Epidemiology
Anthony J. Alberg, PhD, MPH

Associate Director of Prevention and Control
MUSC Hollings Cancer Center, PO Box 250955, Charleston, SC 29425
Phone: (843) 792-3426; Fax: (843) 752-9588; Email: alberg@musc.edu

Cancer Genetics
Karen A. Brooks, MS, CGC

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of OB/GYN
University of South Carolina
Two Medical Park, Suite 103, Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: (803) 779-4928; ext229; Fax: (803) 434-4596; E-mail: karen.brooks@uscmed.sc.edu

Cancer Registrar
Natalie Copeland, CTR

Cancer Registry Manager
Lexington Medical Center
2720 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC, 29160
Phone: (803) 936-4175; Fax:(803) 951-3917 njcopeland@lexhealth.org

Cancer Survivor
Margaree Crosby, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Clemson University
P.O. Box 1273, Greenville, SC 29602
Phone: (864) 244-3576; FAX: (864) 268-9298; Email: drmcrosby@bellsouth.net

Community Healthcare Providers (5)

Includes all four regions of S.C. (Low Country, Midlands, Pee Dee & Upstate) and at least one representative from a federally funded Community Health Center and one from the Best Chance Network (BCN)

Pee Dee
Judy Bibbo, RN, BSN, MHA

Vice President Patient Services
McLeod Regional Medical Center
PO Box 100551, Florence, SC 29505
Phone: (843) 777-2282; Fax: (843) 777-2010; Email: jbibbo@mcleodhealth.org

Upstate
Drew Monitto, MD
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
101 East Wood Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: (864) 560-6917; Fax: (864) 560-6014; Email: dmonitto@srhs.com

Upstate
J. Steve Gresham, Administrator

Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, Cancer Center
900 W. Ferris Rd., Greenville, SC 29605
Phone: (864) 455-5862; Fax: (864) 455-5121; Email: sgresham@ghs.org

Federally Qualified Health Centers
Lathran A. Woodard

Chief Executive Officer
SC Primary Health Care Association
3 Technology Circle
Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: (803) 788-2778; Fax: (803) 788-8233; Email: lathran@scphca.org

Best Chance Network (Midlands or Low Country)
Linda Morphis, ND, WHNP

Professional Development Manager
American Cancer Society, South Atlantic Division
128 Stonemark Lane, Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: (803) 750-1693; Fax: (803) 750-2400; Email: linda.morphis@cancer.org

Hospice / Homecare
Vacant

Oncology (2-5)

Includes oncologists representing specialties that fit current DHEC program needs; must include at least one Medical/Hematological Oncologist and one Radiation Oncologist.

Gynecological Oncology
Nancy Windham, MD

Windham Gynecology
509 S. Coit Street, Florence, SC 29501-5220
Phone: (843) 676-1435; Fax: (843) 676-1437; Email: nqw61@yahoo.com

Medical/Hematology Oncology
Stephen A. Madden, MD

Lexington Oncology Associates
2728 Sunset Blvd. Suite 402, W. Columbia, SC 29169
Phone: (803) 794-7511; Fax: (803) 794-7751; Email: sxmadden@lexhealth.org

Radiation Oncology
John Funke, MD

Self Memorial Hospital
Department of Radiation Therapy
1325 Spring Street, Greenwood, SC 29646
Phone: (864) 227-4994; Fax: (864) 227-4994; Email: jfunke@selfregional.org

Urology Oncology
J. David Rice, MD (Chair)

Palmetto Greenville Urology
PA, 52 Bear Dr., Greenville, SC 29609
Phone: (864) 295-2131; Fax: (864) 269-8035; Email: doctodave@charter.net

Agencies & Associations

Palmetto Medical Association
Vacant

Pathology
James L. Maynard, MD

York Pathology Associates
222 S. Herlong Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29732
Phone: (803) 329-6845; Email: drjlm@comporium.net

Prevention and Screening
Michael D. Byrd, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Arnold School of Public Health
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: (803) 777-5320; Fax: (803) 777- 1836; Email: mdbyrd01@mailbox.sc.edu

Public Health/Health Promotion
John Ureda, DrPH

Insights Consulting and Research Group
2728 Wilmot Avenue, Columbia, SC 29205
Phone: (803) 315-1006; Fax: (803) 777-6290; Email: jureda@sc.rr.com

South Carolina Cancer Alliance
Drew Monitto, MD (Chair)
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
101 East Wood Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: (864) 560-6917; Fax: (864) 560-6014; Email: dmonitto@srhs.com

J. David Rice, MD (Chair)
Palmetto Greenville Urology, PA, 52 Bear Dr., Greenville, SC 29609
Phone: (864) 295-2131; Fax: (864) 269-8035; Email: doctodave@charter.net

SC Department of Health & Human Services
M. Melanie (Bz) Giese, RN

Bureau Director Health Services
SC DHHS, PO Box 8206, Columbia, SC 29202
Phone: (803) 898-2868; Fax: (803) 255-8353; Email: giesem@scdhhs.gov

SC Hospital Association
Susan Outen, RN

Associate Director, Staffing Services
SC Hospital Association
1000 Center Point Rd., Columbia, SC 29210-5802
Phone: (803) 744-3536; Fax: (803) 796-2938; Email: souten@scha.org

SC Medical Association
William J. Gilchrist, MD

Digestive Disease Group
103 Liner Dr., Greenwood, SC 29646
Phone: (864) 227-3636; Email: wjgddggec@gmail.com

SC Dept of Health and Environmental Control
Joseph Kyle, Bureau Director

Bureau of Community Health and Chronic Disease Prevention
1751 Calhoun St., Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 898-0584; Email: kyleja@dhec.sc.gov 

DHEC Staff

Virginie “Ginie” Daguise, PhD, Division Director
Cancer Prevention and Control Division
Comprehensive Cancer Control Program (CCCP)
1751 Calhoun St., Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 898-1602; Fax: (803) 898-1255; Email: daguisvg@dhec.sc.gov

Dianna Lydiard, PhD, Best Chance Network Program Director
Cancer Prevention and Control Division
National Breast Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP)
1751 Calhoun St., Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 898-1613; Fax: (803) 898-1255; Email: lydiard@dhec.sc.gov

Sonya Younger, MBA, Comprehensive Cancer Control Program Manager
Cancer Prevention and Control Division
Comprehensive Cancer Control Program (CCCP)
1751 Calhoun St., Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 898-1612; Fax: (803) 898-1255; Email: youngesm@dhec.sc.gov

Susan Jackson, MPH, RN, BCN Quality Assurance Coordinator
Cancer Prevention and Control Division
National Breast Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP)
1751 Calhoun St., Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 898-1484; Fax: (803) 898-1255; Email: jacksosl@dhec.sc.gov

Susan Bolick-Aldrich, MSPH, CTR, Director
SC Central Cancer Registry
SCDHEC, 2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 898-3626; Fax: (803) 898-3599; Email: bolicks@dhec.sc.gov