Clinical Research

The Clinical Research Supervisor for the Division of Gastroenterology works closely with Principal Investigators, the department head, and the division administrator to provide guidance on the overall design, conduct, and management departmental clinical trials.   She oversees all aspects of the clinical research process including the training and compliance of personnel; protocol design, initiation and implementation; preparation of regulatory submissions and business documents; and financial management including billing, reconciliation, and subject payments.  Mrs. Bright works closely with the Office of Research Administration to ensure compliance with federal regulations and hospital policies and procedures.  She prepares informed consents, research applications, source documentation, case report forms, and handles investigational material accountability.  Renee is the primary liaison between the Principal Investigator and the sponsoring agencies, developing and implementing recruitment strategies, conducting and managing subject participation, and maintaining detailed and accurate study documentation