Bonnie Chapman ‘03 joined the Institute for Veterans and Military Families in October 2015 as the Director of Evaluation and Innovation in order to provide additional expertise in the field of evaluation. She works collaboratively within the Institute for the continued advancement of excellence in all IVMF endeavors.
Chapman was previously the Director of Quality for the SUNY Upstate Cancer Center. She managed and was responsible for all quality initiatives leading to multiple successful accreditations from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, and the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy. In the course of successfully leading two teams through challenging transitions, accreditations, and growth, each was presented with the President’s Award for Clinical Team of the Year – Downtown Campus in 2015 and 2016.
Before coming to Syracuse, Chapman worked for the New York State Department of Health Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology with a primary focus on research using large data sets from national studies. Her statistical modeling and analysis resulted in several publications on maternal occupation and birth defect outcomes.
Bonnie holds a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from Syracuse University, a master’s degree in public health from SUNY Albany. She is also a licensed registered nurse.