MCR Team

Joseph Cardenas

Joseph Cardenas

President & Founder

Jeffrey Smyth, MS, CCRP VP/Chief Operating Officer

Jeffrey Smyth, MS, CCRP

VP/Chief Operating Officer

Michael Bland, BS, CCRP Director of Clinical Trials

Michael Bland, BS, CCRP

Director of Clinical Trials

Brandon Clinical Team

Reinhard Rott, MD

Reinhard Rott, MD FACS

Clinical Investigator

Jennifer Ksaibati, ARNP Clinical Investigator

Jennifer Ksaibati, ARNP

Clinical Investigator

Judy Keene, CCRC, CCRP Site Coordinator, Brandon Clinic

Judy Keene, CCRC, CCRP

Site Coordinator

Cindy Tilley Assistant Site Coordinator, Brandon Clinic

Cindy Tilley

Assistant Site Coordinator

Nichel Romero Research Assistant

Nichel Romero

Research Assistant

South Tampa Clinical Team

Scott Miller, MD

Scott Miller, MD

Clinical Investigator

Janel Mayer

Janel Mayer, ARNP

Clinical Investigator

Liz Juneja, RN, CCRP

Liz Juneja, RN, CCRP

Site Coordinator

Theresa Lopez, CCMA

Theresa Lopez, CCMA

Assistant Site Coordinator

Johanna Castellanos, RMA Research Coordinator

Johanna Castellanos, RMA

Research Coordinator

Juan Brand Research Assistant

Juan Brand

Research Assistant

North Tampa Clinical Team

Julian Melamed, MD

Julian Melamed, MD

Clinical Investigator

Erika Elmer

Erika Elmer, BA, CCRP

Site Coordinator

Heather Arena

Heather Arena, ARNP

Clinical Investigator

Richard Corona Research Coordinator

Richard Corona

Research Coordinator

Judy Grubbs, CCRP Senior Research Coordinator

Judy Grubbs, CCRP

Senior Research Coordinator

Laura Causey Research Assistant/Recruiter

Laura Causey

Research Assistant/Recruiter

Business Office Team

Tracy De Rogatis, BS Business Operations Manager

Tracy De Rogatis, BS

Business Operations Manager

Olga Hernandez, BS Administrative Assistant-Finance

Olga Hernandez, BS

Administrative Assistant-Finance

Lina Leuro, BS Administrative Assistant-Operations

Lina Leuro, BS

Administrative Assistant-Operations

Patient Enrollment Team

Sean Thompson

Sean Thompson

Enrollment Supervisor/Community Outreach

Alicia Cardenas Recruitment Coordinator

Alicia Cardenas

Recruitment Coordinator

Maria Lemus Recruitment Coordinator

Maria Lemus

Recruitment Coordinator

Lizzy Werner Recruitment Coordinator

Lizzy Werner

Recruitment Coordinator