DFP Healthcare Acquisitions Corp. Announces Special Meeting Date to Approve Proposed Business Combination with The Oncology Institute

Special Meeting of Stockholders Scheduled for November 12, 2021

NEW YORK, October 22, 2021–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DFP Healthcare Acquisitions Corp. (“DFP”) (Nasdaq: DFPH) announced today that it has scheduled the special meeting of its stockholders (the “Special Meeting”) for November 12, 2021 at 10:00 a.m., Eastern Time, to approve the proposed business combination (the “Business Combination”) with The Oncology Institute (“TOI” or the “Company”), the U.S. market leader in providing value-based oncology care.

DFP also announced that it has filed its definitive proxy statement/prospectus for the Special Meeting and has commenced mailing the definitive proxy statement/prospectus to its stockholders of record as of September 23, 2021, the record date for the Special Meeting (the “Record Date”). The closing of the Business Combination is subject to approval by DFP’s stockholders and the satisfaction of other customary closing conditions and is expected to close as soon as practicable following the Special Meeting.

Your vote is important no matter how many shares you own. You are encouraged to submit your vote as soon as possible. If you hold your shares in “street name,” meaning that your shares are held at an account at a brokerage firm, bank or other similar agent, you may vote prior to the Special Meeting by using your voting control number and instructions provided to you by your brokerage firm, bank or other similar agent. Please contact your brokerage firm, bank or other similar agent to ensure your shares are voted. If you are a stockholder of record, you may vote prior to the Special Meeting by signing, dating, and mailing your proxy card in the return envelope provided with your proxy material.

If any DFP stockholder has any questions, needs assistance in voting their shares or does not receive the Proxy Statement, that stockholder should contact their broker or Morrow Sodali, DFP’s proxy solicitor, at (800) 662-5200, or by email to DFPH.info@investor.morrowsodali.com.

To view the full press release announcement, click here.

Dr. John Khoury Receives 40 Under 40 in Cancer Award

The Oncology Institute (TOI) is proud to announce that Dr. John Khoury was recently awarded the “40 Under 40 in Cancer” distinguishment by the Association for Value-Based Cancer Care. 

“It’s an honor to be placed in such distinguished list among many other great young oncology professionals and leaders who work very hard to improve the lives of those affected by cancer,” said Dr. Khoury.  

Dr. John Khoury is a triple board-certified physician who joined The Oncology Institute in 2020. He received his medical education at the University of Tishreen University Faculty of Medicine in Latakia, Syria. He then went on to complete his residency and fellowship at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine in Detroit, where he specialized in hematology and oncology. 

Dr. Khoury never misses an opportunity to mentor and advise his fellow physicians at The Oncology Institute and encourages them to think outside the box. He currently serves as the Principal Investigator for several clinical trials at TOI. His patients describe him as “knowledgeable, patient, and happily explains things in terms [they] can understand.” Dr. Khoury understands the importance of family and understands how important it is to not only effectively communicate with his patients but also their family members in order to reduce their concerns and answer their questions during a very difficult time. 

This award recognizes Dr. Khoury’s dedication to providing the best care to his patients and continuous efforts to put them first. He serves patients at TOI’s Glendale and Pasadena locations. 

The “40 Under 40 in Cancer” Award is presented by The Lynx Group, Upstream Partners, the Association for Value-Based Cancer Care, NCODA, and Swim Across America. 

To learn more about Dr. John Khoury, his work and to book an appointment, click here. 

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Introducing Scrubs the TOI Hero Bear

We’d like to introduce the newest member of the team – Scrubs, the TOI Hero Bear!

As part of The Oncology Institute’s League of Heroes, Scrubs’ mission is to help celebrate the upcoming opening of our 50th clinic location, scheduled for early November. In the meantime, he’ll be making his rounds at a few of our clinics across Southern California before he reaches his final destination.

Follow his journey across our social media channels in the coming weeks!

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