Ruzanna Margaryan

Ruzanna Margaryan, RN

Protocol Coordinator, Clinical Trials Unit

SC CTSI Role

In her role as a Research Nurse in the Clinical Trials Unit, Ms. Margaryan is involved in the day-to-day functions of multiple research projects. She interacts with patients and families in maintaining a safe and supportive environment for their visits, performs basic nursing procedures and monitors patients’ visits, as well as serves as a liaison between patients and the physicians to ensure quality care. In her additional role as a protocol coordinator, she is involved in the reviewing of clinical research protocols, including formatting of necessary documents. 

Contact Information

Ruzanna.Margaryan@med.usc.edu
323-865-3453

Professional Background

Ms. Margaryan was born and raised in Armenia where she obtained an MD degree from the Yerevan State Medical University and worked as a Pediatric and Emergency Care Physician. Now living in America, she maintains ESFMG certification. She is also certified in ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy and participates in chemotherapy administration for oncology research studies. She uses her trilingual status – English, Armenian, and Russian – to communicate effectively with diverse patients at CTU. 

Interests

She enjoys dancing, exploring new recipes, and watching TV shows with her daughter. 

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