MSCO Names Therese Marie Mulvey, MD as Oncologist of the Year - 2019
Waltham, MA- The Massachusetts Society of Clinical Oncologists (MSCO) is pleased to announce the recipient of this year’s Oncologist of the Year Award is Therese Marie Mulvey, MD, FASCO from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). Each year MSCO honors the achievements of an individual whose research and expertise have had a transforming and lasting impact in areas of cancer research, clinical trials, and patient advocacy activities as well as demonstrated outstanding long-term service to the field of oncology and the Massachusetts Society of Clinical Oncologists. “Therese is an outstanding oncologist with a long and distinguished career,” stated Dr. Michael Constantine, The President of MSCO, “She serves her patients steadfastly, and she is dedicated to improving cancer care through her leadership at a national and state level.”
Dr. Mulvey is the director of Breast Oncology at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) North Shore Cancer Center, a community affiliate in Danvers, Massachusetts. She also serves as the director of Quality Safety and Value for the MGH Cancer Center and Network Affiliates. She was previously the physician-in-chief at Southcoast Centers for Cancer Care in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Dr. Mulvey has previously worked as a physician at other community practices in Massachusetts, including East Boston Neighborhood Health Center and Commonwealth Hematology Oncology, where she also served as president and CEO.
Dr. Mulvey served as chair of the Clinical Practice Committee and on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Oncology Practice. She has served on the Cancer Quality Alliance and as chair of the Oncology Carrier Advisory Committee. Dr. Mulvey recently served on the Board of Directors of ASCO. Currently, she chairs the Quality Council at ASCO. Dr. Mulvey serves on the Quality of Care Committee, Value in Cancer Care Task Force and previously on the State Affiliate Council, Cancer Education Committee, and Best of ASCO Planning Committee.
In recognition of these and many other outstanding achievements, Dr. Mulvey will be awarded Oncologist of the Year at MSCO’s Annual Meeting on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Newton Marriott. For more information, please go to www.mass-oncologists.org