Clinical Research Project Manager

 

Madeline (Maddie) Schuck


Ms. Schuck was the clinical research project manager for the CTEU starting in 2015. In 2018, she left the CTEU to pursue training as a Physician Assistant at the MGH Institute of Health Professionals.

Clinical Research Coordinators

Zahra Fatehi, BS

Zahra Fatehi joined the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH in August 2019. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2019 with a dual degree in Biochemistry and Public Health. She works as a clinical research coordinator on several clinical trials studying GI cancer chemoprevention and gallbladder disease.

Jacqueline (Jackie) Joyce Flynn


Jackie Flynn joined the CTEU in June 2019. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts Boston in 2019 with a BS in Biology. She worked as a clinical research coordinator on several clinical trials studying dietary outcomes and GI cancer prevention and detection.  In 2020, she left the CTEU to pursue her DDS at Tufts School of Dental Medicine.

Alina Husain


Alina Husain joined the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH in May 2018 as a research intern and has worked as a clinical research coordinator since June 2020. She graduated from Brown University in 2020 with a BS in Neuroscience. Alina researches the association between aspirin and the gut microbiome within the Men’s Lifestyle Validation Study/Health Professionals Follow-up Study and works on several trials studying GI cancer chemoprevention. She will be attending medical school in the fall of 2021.

Dylan Christopher Zerjav


Dylan Zerjav joined the CTEU in June 2017. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a BS in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering. He worked as a clinical research coordinator on several clinical trials focusing on gastrointestinal chemoprevention.  In 2019, he left the CTEU to pursue his medical degree at Dartmouth Medical School.

Brianna Maia Leonardo 

Brianna Leonardo joined the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at MGH in July 2019. She graduated from University of Massachusetts Boston in 2019 with a BS in Biology and a minor in both Psychology and Cognitive Science. She works as a clinical research coordinator on several clinical trials focusing on the microbiome of gastrointestinal cancers and also biological characteristics that could be associated with the outcomes of gallbladder disease. She will be attending medical school in the fall of 2021.

 

Jennifer Mackinnon Krems


Jennifer Mackinnon Krems joined the CTEU in June 2018 remaining through June 2019.  She graduated from Amherst College in 2018 with a BA in Economics. She worked as a clinical research coordinator on several clinical trials studying GI cancer prevention and detection and will be attending medical school in the fall of 2020.

Oliver Takacsi-Nagy


Oliver Takacsi-Nagy joined the CTEU in 2017. In 2019, he took a position as a Senior Research Associate at ArsenalBio.

Claude Luvier-Bonnet


Claude Luvier-Bonnet joined the CTEU in 2018. In 2019, he left the CTEU to pursue a Nursing degree at the Yale School of Nursing.

Dana Meixell


Dana Meixell joined the CETU in 2017. In 2018, she left the CTEU to pursue her medical degree at Quinnipiac University School of Medicine.

Melanie Parziale


Melanie Parziale joined the CTEU in 2016. In 2018, she left the CTEU to pursue her medical degree at University of Vermont Medical School.

Samantha Chin


Samantha Chin joined the CTEU in 2016. In 2017, she left the CTEU to join the Medical Science Training Program at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

Katherine (Kate) Gilpin


Katherine Gilpin was with the CTEU from 2014 until 2016 and is currently a Scientific Analyst for Aetion (Healthcare Tech).

Kathleen Stewart, MPH


Kathleen Stewart was with our research group from 2013 until 2015. She is currently an Associate Infection Preventionist at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical.