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Stephanie Reyes

Stephanie J. (Smith) Reyes, RN, MSN, OCN

Manager, Oncology Clinical Research, CCDR & Trials and GA NCORP CCDR Admin Lead

Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion at St. Joseph’s Candler

Stephanie J. (Smith) Reyes, RN, MSN, OCN

Stephanie Reyes

Manager, Oncology Clinical Research, CCDR & Trials and GA NCORP CCDR Admin Lead

Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion at St. Joseph’s Candler

Stephanie Smith, MSN, RN, OCN is an Oncology Research Manager at the Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion at St. Joseph's/Candler Health System in Savannah where she currently manages oncology clinical trials, biospecimens and genetic counseling services. She received her Associates Degree in Nursing from Pensacola Junior College in Pensacola, Florida, graduating with honors in May 1999. She returned to Charleston Southern University in May 2012 to complete the Master of Science in Nursing, Nurse Educator Program. She completed this program December 6, 2013 finishing with a 4.0 grade point average.

Stephanie was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau in the fall of 2013 and is currently a member of the Gamma Omicron Chapter at Large. She has been a member of Oncology Nursing Society since 2001 and is also a member of the Clinical Trial Nurses Special Interest Group. Stephanie serves on both state and national committees including the Georgia NCORP Clinical Trials committee and several SWOG and ECOG-ACRIN committees. 

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Georgia CORE announces the first annual Phillip H. Street Cancer Community Service Award and the 2023 Matt Mumber M.D. Award for Excellence in Cancer

After a months-long nomination and selection process, Georgia CORE is pleased to announce Tiah Tomlin-Harris the winner of the first award given in honor of the late Phillip Street. Together with CPNG, Georgia CORE also has awarded the 2023 Matt Mumber M.D. Award for Excellence in Cancer Patient Navigation to Emily Beard of Northside Hospital


Looking Across Disciplines to Share the Breadth of Innovation in Cancer Care

On July 25, 2023, The American Journal of Managed Care® brought its Institute for Value-Based Medicine (IVBM) series to Atlanta, Georgia, where nnovation was on the agenda.


DNA sequencing can lead to longer, better lives for cancer patients. But why do so few get it?

Guidelines now call for everyone diagnosed with advanced lung and colon cancer to get their tumor genetically sequenced, and increasingly, patients with earlier stage disease, as well.


Georgia CORE releases report from Disparities in Cancer Clinical Trials Summit

On Sept. 30, Georgia's cancer experts shared advice and experiences with oncology providers, patient navigators and research managers - all to provide new ways to diversify participation in clinical trials. In February 2023, Georgia CORE issued a report with a recap and actions steps. Download the report >>


Georgia CORE


Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofit that leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.