Overview

Overview

C5Research is a team of experienced and dedicated clinical trial specialists within the Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute of Cleveland Clinic. We bring scientific and clinical leadership in cardiovascular disease in combination with operational excellence to conduct Phase II-IV multicenter clinical trials.

Since 1991, we have leveraged the clinical expertise of over 500 physicians across multiple specialties throughout Cleveland Clinic providing academic leadership and coordination for trials ranging in size from <100 to 24,000 patients.

Our expertise in cardiovascular disease is recognized worldwide, as evidenced by U.S. News & World Report consistently naming Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation's top hospitals in its annual "America's Best Hospitals" survey, as well as Cleveland Clinic's heart program No. 1 in the nation since 1995.

What We Do

What We Do

We are an academic group dedicated to achieving the highest quality work following ICH/GCP guidelines.

We understand industry timelines and commit to delivering on time. We bring world class academic leadership to clinical trials and a viewpoint and independence that satisfies the demanding peer-reviewed scrutiny of the academic and scientific community.

Working closely with Cleveland Clinic physicians, we provide:

Our Team

Our Team

C5R Physician Leadership

A. Michael Lincoff, MD

A. Michael Lincoff, MD

Director, C5Research
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Venu Menon, MD

Venu Menon, MD

Associate Director of C5Research and
Director of Clinical Events Committee
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Steven E. Nissen, MD

Steven E. Nissen, MD

Chief Academic Officer, Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute
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Wael A. Jaber, MD

Wael A. Jaber, MD

Director, Cardiovascular Imaging
Core Laboratory
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Rishi Puri, MBBS, PhD, FRACP | C5 Research | Cleveland Clinic

Rishi Puri, MBBS, PhD, FRACP

Director, Atherosclerosis Imaging Core Laboratory
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Vidyasagar Kalahasti, MD

Vidyasagar Kalahasti, MD

Associate Director, Clinical Events
Committee
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Paul Bishop, MSEE, RVT

Paul Bishop, PhD, RVT

Director, Vascular Core Lab
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C5R Management

Ruth Cannata, BSN, RN
Director of Operations
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Kimberly Brown, RN, BSN
Clinical Events Committee
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Ellen McErlean, MSN, RN, FAHA
Project and Site Management
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Annitta Flinn, BA, RDCS, CCRC, FASE
Cardiovascular Imaging Core and
Atherosclerosis Imaging Core Laboratories
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Mark Henderson, BS, MBA
Cardiovascular Clinical Research Information
Services (CCRIS)
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Mandy Thompson
Research QA & Regulatory
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Kathy Wolski, MPH
Lead Biostatistician, Statistics
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Terri Zito, BS, CRCP
Contracts and Finance
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