Our Staff

About Us

Our team includes experienced medical professionals and administrative personnel.

All of our Clearwater and Tampa clinical study coordinators are trained and/or certified in GCP/ICH compliance, CRC role and responsibilities, Human Subject Protection, HAZMAT (shipping and handling of dangerous goods) and CPR.

Clearwater Staff

Tampa Staff

Owners

Lynne Merriam

Founder & Director of Clinical Operations

ARNP-C, BS, MSPH, MSMS, MSN

Conducting Research Since 1992

Aydin Keskiner

President

BS

Conducting Research Since 2002

Sara McGilvary

Vice President

AA, CCRC

Conducting Research Since 1995

Medical Directors

Leonard J. Dunn

Pulmonology

MD

Conducting Research Since 1990

Paul Lunseth

Orthopedics

MD

Conducting Research Since 1999

Lon D. Lynn

Family Practice

DO

Conducting Research Since 2005

Robert W. Levin

Rheumatology

MD

Conducting Research Since 1991

Clinical Directors

Heather Anderlik

Clinical Director

ARNP, NP-C

Conducting Research Since 2007

Margaret Gray

Clinical Director

MSN, ARNP-C, CRC

Conducting Research Since 2015

Site Directors

Jamee Moran

Site Director (Clearwater)

MS, CCRC

Conducting Research Since 1998

Kyndall Carter

Site Director (Tampa)

BS, CCRC

Conducting Research Since 2007

Staff

Stephani Shively

Business Development Director / Laboratory Director (Clearwater)

BAS

Conducting Research Since 2006

Barbara Keskiner

Business Development Director / Regulatory Affairs Director (Tampa)

BS

Conducting Research Since 2002

Debbie Atkins

Senior Clinical Research Coordinator

MS, CCRC

Conducting Research Since 2003

Maartje Brucculeri

Clinical Research Coordinator

MA, MS, CCRC

Conducting Research Since 2012

Justin Busby

Clinical Research Coordinator

LPN, CRC

Conducting Research Since 2016

Michelle Kieffer

Regulatory Manager (Clearwater)

BS

Conducting Research Since 2017

Carly McClain

Marketing Manager

BS

Conducting Research Since 2016

Sandra Reina

Lab Manager (Tampa)

CMS

Conducting Research Since 2015

Barbara Suto

Financial Controller

BS

Conducting Research Since 2015

Christina Leta

Clinical Research Coordinator

MS

Conducting Research Since 2017

Latrice Newsome

Lab Manager (Clearwater)

CNA, AS

Conducting Research Since 2017

Matthew McGilvary

EDC Manager (Clearwater)

AA

Conducting Research Since 2009

Iasia Longworth

Regulatory Affairs Manager (Tampa) 

MHA

Conducting Research Since 2018

Chris Senoga-Zake

EDC & Regulatory Manager  (Tampa)

BS

Conducting Research Since 2018

Dayana Estrada

Clinical Research Coordinator 

BS, CRC

Conducting Research Since 2018

Leah Cannon

Office Manager (Clearwater)

Conducting Research Since 2015

Carly Hair

Executive Assistant

Conducting Research Since 2012

Jane Johnson

Patient Recruitment Specialist 

Conducting Research Since 2018

Physicians

Edgard Janer

Rheumatology

MD

Conducting Research Since 2014

Sarah Kline

Gynecology

OBGYN

Conducting Research Since 2015

Carissa Stone

Pain Management

MD

Conducting Research Since 2013

Anoop K. Goyal

Gastroenterologist

MD

Conducting Research Since 2016

Thomas S. Walter

Gynecologist

MD

Conducting Research Since 2009

Michael J. Brucculeri

Nephrologist

MD

Conducting Research Since 2016

Abraham R. Totah

Neurologist

MD

Conducting Research Since 2003

Mahesh Amin

Cardiologist

MD

Conducting Research Since 2015

Jose Pizarro Otero

Neurology

MD

Conducting Research Since 2014

Jack Parrino

Allergy & Asthma

MD

Conducting Research Since 2010

Mouna Bacha

Internal Medicine Specialist 

MD

Conducting Research Since 2017

Staff capabilities include:

  • ECG
  • Blood Pressure
    (certification for Holter and ambulatory monitoring)
  • Spirometry
  • PFTs
  • Inhalation Therapy
  • IV Infusion
  • PK Sampling
  • SLEDI/BILAG
  • Phlebotomy
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Dietary Counseling
  • Patient Education
  • Pain Assessments & Evaluations
    (WOMAC, NRS, OOWS)
  • Joint Assessments
  • PsA Assessments
  • MS Assessments
  • Psychiatric Ratings
    (KBIT, CDRS, CYBOCS, KSADA, MINI, HADS, HAM-D)
  • Gram Stains (sputum)
  • H. Pylori flexure testing(s)
  • Skin Debridement (pressure ulcers)
  • Wound Dressing
  • DXA Scan
  • X-Ray, ECHO and MRI
  • Blinded Drug Staff