Our Staff
  • Lonna Blaske, RN, BSN, CRC 
  • Jennifer Boak, RN, BSN, CCRC 
  • Nancy Miller, Director 
  • Sandra Mitchell, RN
  • Jamie Smith, Data Coordinator
  • Jessica Nixon, RN, BSN, CRC
  • Jacki Wilson, Senior Regulatory Coordinator
  • Andrea Zielinski, Regulatory Coordinator
  • Cathy Tuttle, Research Contracts

Principle Investigators

T. Michael Brown, D.O., FACC, Invasive Cardiologist
Research Interest: CHF, Echo & Nuclear Cardiology

Mark Castellani, M.D., FACC, Electophysiologist
Research Interest: Pacemakers, ICDs, Antiarrthythmic Drugs

Nam Cho, D.O., Cardiovascular Interventionalist, Structural Heart
Research Interest: Coronary Devices, Structural Heart, General Cardiology issues

Joel Cohn, M.D., FACC, Cardiovascular Interventionalist
Research Interest: Endovascular Devices including stents for grafts

Christopher D'Haem, D.O., FACC, Cardiovascular Interventionalist
Research Interest: Coronary Devices, Platelet Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors and Angiogenesis

Gaurav Dhar, M.D., Cardiovascular Interventionalist, Structural Heart
Research Interest: Percutaneous left heart assist devices, FPO & ASD closure devices, Transcutaneous Structural Cardiac Interventions

John Ip, M.D., FACC, Electrophysiologist
Research Interest: Pacemakers, ICDs, Antiarrthythmic Drugs, Afib Ablation 

Chad Link, D.O., Invasive Cardiologist
Research Interest: Pulmonary Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, CAD

David Strobl, D.O., Noninvasive & Preventative Cardiologist
Research Interest: Heart Disease Prevention and Hyperlipidemia

R.K. Thakur, M.D., FRCP, FACP, FACC, Electrophysiologist
Research Interest: Antiarrthymic Drugs, ICD, Pacemakers, Syncope Atrial & Ventricular Arrhythmias, Sudden Cardiac Death

Ronald Voice, M.D., Invasive Cardiologist
Research Interest: Cardiac CT, CHF, Echo & Nuclear Cardiology

Matthew Wilcox, D.O., Invasive Cardiologist
Research Interest: CHF, Echo, Ultrafast CT & Cardiovascular Drug Therapy

Sonali Arora, M.D., Noninvasive Cardiologist
Research Interest: Heart Failure 

Carlos Fernandez, D.O., Cardiovascular Interventionist
Research Interest: Peripheral & Coronary Devices

Ara Pridjian, M.D., Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeon
Research Interest: Cardiovascular Surgery

Gabriel Elia, M.D., Nephrologist
Research Interest: Nephrology Diseases

Nader Kassis, M.D., Nephrologist
Research Interest: Nephrology Diseases

Beenu Kau, M.D., Nephrologist
Research Interest: Nephrology Diseases

Anurag Tikoria, M.D., Nephrologist
Research Interest: Nephrology Diseases

Elizabeth Littlejohn, M.D., Pediatric Endocrinologist
Research Interest: Type 2 Diabetes in Children 

Jamie Bartley, D.O., FACOS, Urologist
Research Interest: Urology Drugs & Devices

Richard Bennett, M.D., Urologist
Research Interest: Urology Drugs & Devices

Richard Sarle, M.D., Urologist
Research Interest: Urology Drugs & Devices