Our PEM Fellows are supported by a robust team through the Department of Research and Sponsored Programs.

Research Team

PEM Fellows work closely with PhD’s (statistical support), clinical research coordinators (IRB and grant support), and research assistants (we employ a number of RAs for prospective data collection). A number of PEM faculty are dedicated as academic faculty. We have numerous ongoing projects in our department and there are ample opportunities for our fellows to pursue their clinical interests.

  • Gretchen Cutler, PhD, MPH – Epidemiologist, Scientific Investigator
  • Alicia Zagel, PhD – Scientific Investigator
  • Heidi Vander Velden, MS – Senior Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Ernest Krause, BA – Clinical Research Associate, level II
  • Brianna McMichael, MS – Research Coordinator
  • Angela Plaisance – Grants and Contract Specialist

Academic Faculty

A number of our faculty are dedicated to academics and have devoted time for clinical research and/or teaching.  Our fellows have ample opportunities to engage in research and explore their clinical interests.

Questions? Contact us at [email protected].

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