Skip to Content
Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP)
Contact NExT
Show menu
Search this site
Last Updated: 08/01/18

Shanda Finnigan, MPH, RN

Shanda Finnigan, RN, BSN, CCRC

Associate Branch Chief

Shanda Finnigan, MPH, RN, joined the National Cancer Institute in July 2003, first as a contractor serving as Deputy Program Manager and then as Co-Program Manager for the Protocol and Information Office (PIO) and then in July 2006 as Health Program Specialist serving CTEP as a federal employee. Her current duties include oversight of the CTSU contract, a leadership role in Serious Adverse Event reporting/review, process analysis, data management, data analysis and data mining. She also provides some oversight of the CTEP Information Technology (IT) contract and advises CTEP on various IT and process-related initiatives. Ms. Finnigan began her career as a practicing RN in oncology and then moved to clinical research at a small non-profit conducting multi-center clinical trials in oncology and gerontology and at various times served as research nurse, clinical research associate, data manager and data analyst.

About the Branch Chief

Michael Montello, PharmD, MBA Michael Montello, PharmD, MBA, was appointed Branch Chief of CTOIB July 2015. Dr. Montello has been with CTEP for over 20 years. He has been a member of four different Branches and one Office within the Program. He is a retired Public Health Service (PHS) Officer. More…