Finalists 2022

The finalists for the 2022 Clinical Researcher of the Year - The Americas competition are:

Clinical Research Co-ordinator

Omar Kalash
The Ohio State University Medical Center

Tatiana Volvakh
Labcorp Drug Development

New CRA (less than 4 years' experience)

Catherine Carroll
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Sylvia Ebeniro
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Alex Favreau
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Keyada Frye
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Sharup Karim
Parexel International

Javanese Ling
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Benjamin Prabhu
IQVIA

Negar Roofigari-Esfahani
Labcorp Drug Development

Christine Sabotta
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Ana Salinas
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Margaret Sampedro
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Experienced CRA (more than 4 years' experience)

Jerrmein Abu Shahba
Syneos Health

Cynthia Aguilar Melgar
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Agyn Atienza
ICON plc

Eileen Cid-Galvan
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Boriana Mravkova
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Kyle Niquette
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Danielle Rivas
ICON plc

Monique Schatzman
ICON plc

Humberto Uriel Zúñiga Navarro
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

George Youssef
Labcorp Drug Development

Jessica Yu
Labcorp Drug Development

Daniela Santis
ICON plc

Clinical Trial Manager

Eric Dohrenwend
BeiGene USA, Inc.

Kimberly Dooley
ICON plc

Erica Harris
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Veronica Hernandez Leon
ICON plc

Ivana Kiroski
Labcorp Drug Development

Demi MacLennan
Labcorp Drug Development

Grisell Mancilla
ICON plc

Nicole Nygren
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Andrea Rakic
Labcorp Drug Development

Simon Simonov
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Navneet Singh
Parexel International

Carrie Symmes
ICON plc

Global Project Manager

Tatiana Doldonova
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Chad M Hunter
GSK

Jessica Gail Shurr
AceLink Therapeutics

Rebecca Snow
ICON plc

Kimberly Stephenson-Miles
ICON plc

Josh Thomas
ICON plc

Start Up - Single

Verónica Alvarez
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Staci Damato
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Haley Funderburk
PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Nabila Shoaib
ICON plc

Natalia Solis
ICON plc

Zowie Sutton
BeiGene USA, Inc.

Cristin M. Williams MRA, CCRP
IQVIA

Global Project Team

ICON plc
Don’t RECIST Change

Nidhi Gupta
Tracy Paige
Roger Pelletier
Kanon Peterson
Courtney Robertson
Tiffany Williamson

ICON plc
COVID-19 Pediatric Vaccines Team

Jordan Brown
Maggi Kennel
Amy Muir
Mitsu Rana
Melanie Riberal
Albrie Tucker

Labcorp Drug Development
Clinical Chaos Busters

Allison Callahan
Avni Patel
Miguel Robles
Rupa Roychowdhury
Sofia Velasco

PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Protocol Amendment 102

Sarah Comfort
David Edwards
Veda Milani
Shannette Sablan
Pauline Sherman

PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
The Clinically Significant

Gelareh Arzani
Puneet Kalra
Anton Lebedev
Kimberley McDonnell
Angelina Singson
Lan Wei

PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Clinical CAN-doers

Seema Ambareen
Amrita Basu
Betzy Benson
Naveen Kommajyosula
Luc Levesque
Sandip Sandhu

PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Livin' la Veeva Loca

Ma. Charissa Cepidoza
Caroline James
Teri Kerr
Oana Mihai
Hallie Watson
Michelle Weatherford

Syneos Health
The Notorious G.C.P.

Sadaf Abbas
Lindsey Jones
Rebecca Olson
Laura Strathdee
Patti Verrier
Sarah Wiles

Global Partnership Team

ICON plc
Pharm Fresh

Robin Cushman
Megan Hoeksema
Kyle Lemons
Anthony Macneil
Nileema Verma

Labcorp Drug Development
Statistically Significant Squad

Kylie Hardin
Autumn Massey
Kiana Robinson

Start Up - Team

ICON plc
MVA - Most Valuable Activators

Viviene Arianas
Michelle Millard
Angelica Ruiz

Labcorp Drug Development
Enrollment Engineers

Sara Bickhart
Justin Brathwaite
Marley Wolgast

PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
The Leading Ladies

Donna Baque
Courtney Labonge

PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
We are the START (UP Team)

Carolina Costa Soto
Letícia Silva
Rita Tavares

PPD, Part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
“The ColoSSUs”

Mariela Fabiano
Alicia Uhl

Sponsors

Key dates

Entry Closes
Finals Day
Awards Ceremony