Navigation Links
Aptium Oncology Names New Chief Operating Officer
Date:6/8/2009

Paul O'Dea, VP and Executive Director of Cedars-Sinai Outpatient Cancer Center Appointed COO

LOS ANGELES, June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Aptium Oncology today announced the appointment of Paul R. O'Dea to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). O'Dea was formerly Vice President, Aptium Oncology and Executive Director, Cedars-Sinai Outpatient Cancer Center, part of the Aptium network of hospital-based cancer centers. The appointment was effective June 1, 2009.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090608/DC28167)

"Paul has consistently distinguished himself throughout his 20-year career with Aptium Oncology," says Peter Jessup, Chief Executive Officer, Aptium Oncology. "His leadership abilities, combined with his extensive knowledge and keenly strategic insights into our operations will be a tremendous asset that stand him in good stead for this position. I'm confident that Aptium's commitment to advancing comprehensive cancer services and patient care of the highest quality will continue to thrive with Paul as our COO."

O'Dea joined Aptium Oncology in 1989 as Pharmacy Director of Cedars-Sinai Outpatient Cancer Center (CSOCC) at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute in Los Angeles, California. He was appointed the Center's Associate Executive Director of Operations in 1996, and promoted to Executive Director of Operations in 1997.

"I appreciate the many opportunities provided to me throughout my career with Aptium Oncology and look forward to bringing that experience to the COO position through operational excellence, enhanced patient care and business value," says O'Dea. "With its innovative offering of comprehensive patient care services, ongoing process improvements and new programs, Aptium is well positioned to help achieve better lives for cancer patients and their families."

Prior to joining Aptium Oncology, O'Dea held pharmacy positions with several prestigious health care institutions including nine years with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He received his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from the University of Connecticut in 1969. O'Dea has published and presented extensively. He is also a member of numerous professional organizations including the California Society of Health Systems Pharmacists, American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists, Health Care Executives of Southern California and the American College of Healthcare Executives, the Association of Cancer Executives, and a delegate member of the Association of Community Cancer Centers.

About Aptium Oncology

Aptium Oncology has 25 years of experience managing outpatient oncology services at leading medical institutions throughout the United States. Aptium Oncology is a pioneer in designing, building and managing comprehensive cancer centers with a steadfast vision to transform cancer care environments by bringing every necessary service to one central place. The intent of this single place is to help patients achieve longer, better lives. Aptium Oncology's corporate headquarters is located in Los Angeles, California. For more information, visit www.aptiumoncology.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Aptium Oncology
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Genomic Health Announces Multiple Studies on Oncotype DX(TM) Presented at 2007 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Breast Cancer Symposium
2. ESMO, Oxford Journals and the Japanese Society of Medical Oncology announce collaboration
3. SuperGen to Highlight Oncology Pipeline Data in Multiple Presentations at the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference
4. U.S. Oncology Initiates Complete Phase Ib Trial of Brostallicin Combination Therapy in Advanced Solid Tumors
5. US Oncology to Report 2007 Third Quarter Earnings Results
6. VioQuest to Present Data on Oncology Compounds VQD-002 and Lenocta(TM) at AACR-NCI-EORTC International Meeting
7. Genomic Health Reports Inclusion of Oncotype DX(TM) in American Society of Clinical Oncology Guidelines
8. Varian Medical Systems Ranks First in Overall Service Performance in 2007 Survey of U.S. Radiation Oncology Professionals
9. Accuray Announces Four New Products at Nations Leading Radiation Oncology Meeting
10. Debiopharm and NanoCarrier Sign License and Supply Agreement for Dach-Platin Polymeric Micelle in Oncology
11. National Autism Association and Deirdre Imus Environmental Center for Pediatric Oncology Announce National Greening Your School Initiative
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... , ... AssureVest Insurance Group, a locally owned insurance firm with offices serving ... funds earmarked to purchase computers and software for Mrs. Harrison’s 2nd and 3rd grade ... a low-income area and has more than 60 2nd and 3rd graders with learning ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... Erlanger Agency ... the greater Columbus, OH area. The latest campaign focuses on the fight against breast ... Donations are now being accepted here . , Carmen is a loving single ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Miami Dental Specialists is excited to bring patients the choice ... in January, Miami Dental Specialists will offer the non-metal implants as a safe, holistic ... be chosen by the dental implant manufacturer, Straumann, to bring this cutting-edge technology to ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... Mediaplanet today ... , The print component of “Revolutionizing Cancer Care” is distributed within the February ... and Seattle, with a circulation of approximately 250,000 copies and an estimated readership ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... Homeowners now ... design possibilities. CertainTeed, North America’s leading brand of building products, has improved upon ... showcased in the mobile version of the ColorView® Exterior Style and Color Selector. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... PRO-DEX, INC. (NasdaqCM: PDEX) today announced financial results for its ... also filed its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the ... Exchange Commission today. --> --> ... --> Net sales for the three months ... $5.4 million from $2.8 million for the three months ended ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 11, 2016  Walgreens has committed to provide drug ... Washington, D.C. as part of a ... commended by shareholder advocacy organization As You Sow. ... "Many people hold on to unneeded drugs because they lack ... consequences." --> Conrad MacKerron , Senior Vice ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... Feb. 11, 2016 Potrero Medical, Inc., the developer ... announce the appointment of George M. Rapier, III , ... Antonio, TX , WellMed is one of the nation,s ... and HMO members in Texas and ... out of his own internal medicine practice, he has been ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: