Dr. James Grichnik, M.D., Ph. D.
Dr. James Grichnik, an international expert on the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma, is the Medical Director for the Scully-Welsh Cancer Center. Dr. Grichnik brings extensive knowledge in cancer research and his background includes personalized patient care and the use of genetics and genomics, playing a role in the use of innovative technologies to detect and treat cancer at the earliest, most curable stages. He has directed melanoma programs at the University of Miami and Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. Dr. Grichnik’s experience is critical in Indian River County, where cancer is the leading cause of death and melanoma is one of the fastest growing cancers.
Lori McCormick, BSN, MSHSA
Lori McCormick serves as the administrative director of Oncology Services for the Scully-Welsh Cancer Center. Lori was the Patient Care Administrator at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Orlando prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital in June of 2014. Lori received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Florida Southern College in Lakeland and her Master of Science degree in healthcare services administration from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL.
Aprill Baker, RN, BSN, OCN, CRNI
Aprill Baker is the Oncology Manager of the Baldwin Infusion Center at the Scully-Welsh Cancer Center and for the inpatient oncology unit on the 5th floor of Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital. Prior to working at the Hospital, Aprill was the primary chemotherapy nurse at Drs. Scott, Weeks and McGarry’s oncology practice. Aprill received her Bachelor of Science degree from Indian River State College and holds national certifications in Intravenous Therapy and Oncology Nursing.
R. Scott Duncan
R. Scott Duncan is the John W. Scully Volunteer Coordinator at the Scully-Welsh Cancer Center. Prior to joining the oncology team, he spent over sixteen years in the volunteer sector as Program Manager and Volunteer Coordinator for the Salvation Army in Glendale and Long Beach, California. Programs and projects in his oversight included Meals on Wheels, The Lord’s Kitchen and Food Pantry, Homeless Shelter, Boy Scouts – Scouting for Food, and the U. S. Postal Service Food Drive. He also has volunteered for the Special Olympics for over 15 years. Scott studied at Wichita State University, Wichita Area Technical College and Full Sail University.