medical research in Miami phase 1 research studies in Miami
IMIC Inc is our new site location in Palmetto Bay, Florida.
The site is equipped with all the necessary equipment for research, calibrated yearly. We also have 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 can perform liver biopsies and HVPG measurements.
We are proud of our staff who have many years experience in clinical research - 4 Principal Investigators, 8 research coordinators, 1 pharmacy technician, 1 research assistant, 1 medical assistant, 1 Psychologist, 4 Sub-Investigators. All staff is 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. We have developed a program to promote compliance and retention through regular phone calls to patients, educational seminars
In this location we have participated in 67 studies phase 1, 2, 3 and 4 since 2013 in Asthma, Crohn's disease, constipation, pediatric depression, ulcerative colitis, liver cirrhosis, NASH, COPD, depression, osteoarthritis, bipolar depression, Alzheimer's disease, Diabetes, Bipolar disease, ADHD, Agitation in Alzheimer's disease, Vaccines, and MCI.
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
Kelly Cabot CRC
Loyda Espinoza CCRP
Adriana Tijerino RN
Rick Porras CRC
Wendy Thompson 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
Brad Herskowitz MD, Neurology
Gerard Arria-Devoe MD, Anesthesiology
Adam Clarin OD, Optometrist
Carlos Larrauri ARNP, Sub-Investigator