Clinical Research Studies in Miami

IMIC Inc. Medical Research Center is our new research site located in Palmetto Bay, Florida.    

The site is equipped access to imaging facility for Ultrasound, DEXA scans, X-rays, CT scans, MRIs, PET-CT scans, outpatient surgery center for Endoscopies - Esophago-Gastro-duodenoendoscopy, Colonoscopy. We have the capabilities to perform liver biopsies as well as HVPG measurements.

Mostly, we are proud of our staff who have a plethora of years of experience in clinical research. We have the following on staff:  - 7 Principal Investigators, 8 research coordinators, 1 pharmacy technician, 1 research assistant, 1 medical assistant, 1 Psychologist, 3 Sub-Investigators, all trained in GCP, local SOPs and all current protocols that they are engaged in. All study activities are discussed within the team weekly. Our site has some of the highest enrollment rates in all studies that we participated in and we have developed a program to promote compliance and retention through regular communication with patients and educational seminars. 

We have participated in 97 studies phase 1, 2, 3 and 4 since 2013 in Asthma, Crohn's Disease, Opioid Constipation, Pediatric Depression, Ulcerative Colitis, Liver Cirrhosis, NASH, COPD, Depression, Osteoarthritis, Bipolar Disorder, Alzheimer's Disease, Diabetes, Bipolar Disease, ADHD, Agitation in Alzheimer's Disease, Vaccines,  Tourette's Syndrome, Autism Spectrum, and MCI.

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Evelyn Lopez-Brignoni MD- Double Board Certified Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry
Miguel Rodriguez MD - Board Certified Gastroenterology
Ramon Leon MD - Board Certified Family Medicine 
Ramon Guevara DO - Board Certified Pediatrics

Research SOPs are strictly followed,  list of current SOPs

The CVs of our research coordinators are included below:

Aimee Cabo BSN, CCRC, President
Loyda Espinoza CCRP, Site Manager

Jennifer Brady, CRC

Adriana Tijerino, RN

Teresa Valencia, CRC

Minela Martinez, CRC

Cinthia Del Toro, CRC

Maria Martinez, ARNP, Sub-Investigator

Pharmacy Technician:
Betsey Rivera PhT

The CVs of the investigators are included below:

Miguel Rodriguez MD, Gastroenterology
Evelyn Lopez-Brignoni MD , Psychiatry
Ramon Leon MD, Family Medicine
Ramon Guevara DO, Pediatrics

Gustavo Roldan PhD, Psychology
Dr Boris Nikolov CCRC, Research Physician, CEO

Brad Herskowitz MD, Neurology

Gerard Arria-Devoe MD, Anesthesiology

Adam Clarin OD, Optometrist