This core group provides expertise in data integration, data sharing, and data security to help drive the integration of clinical care and clinical research. Clinical Research Informatics (CRI) fosters efficient, secure and high-quality data access, management and interoperability. They are leading the implementation of our research data warehouse and facilitating the integration with the Clinical Trials Management System to compliment a full suite of electronic tools for research and the electronic IRB platform already shared by USC and CHLA.

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Directors

   Neil    Bahroos Neil Bahroos, MS Director, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Daniella   Meeker Daniella Meeker, PhD Co-Director, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Juan  Espinoza Juan Espinoza, MD, FAAP Co-Director, Clinical Research Informatics Details

Team Members

Mark Abajian Mark Abajian, BA Applications Lead, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Praveen Angyan Praveen Angyan, MS Technical Solutions Architect, Clinical Research Informatics & Communications Details
Amy Chuang Amy Chuang, MS Data Lead, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Daniella Garofalo Daniella Garofalo, MPA Program Specialist, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Shaun Hicks Shaun Hicks, BS, MBA Non-Clinical Integration Analyst, Evaluation & Improvement Details
Nisa Lam Nisa Lam, BA Administrative Assistant Details
Armine  Lulejian Armine Lulejian, EdD, MPH, CHES Associate Director for Informatics Education, Training and Outreach Clinical Research Informatics Core Details
Beau MacDonald Beau MacDonald, MA GIS Project Specialist, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Gayathri Nagaraj Gayathri Nagaraj, MS Research Programmer, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Swaroop Samek Swaroop Samek, MS Senior Computer Systems Engineer, Clinical Research Informatics Details
Hira Sherazi Hira Sherazi, BS Programmer Analyst, Clinical Research Informatics Details
John Wilson John Wilson, LLB, BSc, MSc, PhD Spacial Science Lead, Clinical Research Informatics Details

Core Groups

Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design Details
Central Administration Details
Clinical Research Informatics Details
Clinical Research Support Details
Communications Details
Community Engagement Details
Evaluation & Improvement Details
Healthcare Delivery Science Details
Regulatory Knowledge & Support Details
Research Development Details
Workforce Development Details

NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.