Fox Chase Cancer Center Names Theresa Larivee Chief Financial Officer
PHILADELPHIA (February 16, 2006) - Theresa Larivee, M.B.A., has been appointed chief financial officer (CFO) of Fox Chase Cancer Center, effective January 30.
Larivee comes to Fox Chase from Columbia University Medical Center in New York, where she most recently served as deputy vice president and associate dean of budget and finance. She was responsible for partnering with the vice president for finance and providing financial leadership for the Medical Center Division, $1.3 billion enterprise, comprised of four schools and an administrative department.
Prior to becoming deputy vice president and associate dean of budget and finance at Columbia, Larivee served as chief financial officer in the department of surgery from March 1999 through June 2003.
Larivee received her BS in business administration from Ramapo College in Mahwah, N.J. and her MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, N.J.
Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase also was among the first institutions to receive the National Cancer Institute’s prestigious comprehensive cancer center designation in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has achieved Magnet status for excellence three consecutive times. Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research and oversees programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach. For more information, call 1-888-FOX-CHASE (1-888-369-2427).