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Meet the Team

Information

To learn more about cancer survivorship research at Sylvester, please call 305-243-3329 or
email Survivorship Research.

Appointments

To learn more or request an appointment, call 305-243-4922 or
email Survivorship Care.

Leadership Team


Dr. Frank J. Penedo Dr. Frank J. Penedo

SCCC Associate Director
Cancer Survivorship & Translational Behavioral Sciences
Director, Cancer Survivorship and Supportive Care


Dr. Matthew Schlumbrecht Dr. Matthew Schlumbrecht

Medical Co-Director, Survivorship Clinical Research Programs


Dr. Carmen Calfa Dr. Carmen Calfa

Medical Co-Director, Survivorship Clinical Programs


Dr. Carmen Calfa Dr. Tracy Crane

Director, Lifestyle Medicine and Digital Health


Dr. Brandon Mahal Dr. Brandon Mahal

Director, Community Outreach & Engagement for Cancer Survivors


Dr. Maria Rueda Lara Dr. Maria Rueda Lara

Director, Cancer Psychiatry and Psycho-Oncology


Jessica MacIntyre Jessica MacIntyre

Executive Director, Clinical Operations


Ingrid Gabriela Barrera, PsyD Dr. Ingrid Gabriela Barrera

Director, Clinical Operations -Cancer Supportive Services


Staff


Madeline Krause Madeline Krause

Research Operations
Cancer Survivorship & Translational Behavioral Sciences


Karolim Chavez Karolim Chavez

Clinical Program Coordinator


Dr. Akina Natori Dr. Akina Natori

Cancer Survivorship Analytics


Vandana Sookdeo, M.D. Dr. Vandana Sookdeo

Director of Administrative Operations


Magela Pons Magela Pons

Clinical Research Coordinator


Liz Rivera Liz Rivera

My Wellness Check Patient Navigator


Sylvester Cancer Survivorship and Translational Behavioral Sciences