The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

Empowering Imagination. Pioneering Discovery.

Nursing & Coordinator Core

The nursing and coordinator core provides solutions to implement clinical studies from pediatrics to geriatrics. This includes assisting investigators in facilitating the day-to-day research process while supporting research participants in a caring and efficient environment. The unit is equipped with fully equipped exam rooms, infusion room, medication room, clean & soiled utility rooms with specimen processing ability. The CRS provides the following billable services.

Chart creation IRB submission & regulatory consultation
Phlebotomy Consent, enrollment & registration
PK collection Randomization
Specimen collection/shipping/storage Outpatient/Inpatient forms completion
Medication management/administration Study management
IV placement Assist with questionnaire/telephone contact
Medication IV/injection CRF development & Data capture
Study drug compliance Assist with regulatory submission
Vitals, ECG Site monitoring
Subject monitoring Study close out
Create, maintain regulatory binder

Other Services:

    • Basic research laboratory support to the Investigators/researchers in need. To manage and maintain the core q-PCR facility and provide support to facilitate the in-house Real-Time PCR machines. Weekend coverage is provided as needed.
    • Provide space to perform research
    • Prearranged coverage on weekends, evenings, and out-of-state study visits as required, as well as other services not listed here.
Contact the Nursing & Coordinator Core Team
Chrissy DeMers, RN
Clinical Research Manager
Phone: (516) 562-1012
Email: cdemers@nshs.edu
Zhibo (David) Tan, RN
Research Nurse
Phone: (516) 562-1012
Email: ztan@nshs.edu
Therese Glassman, RN
Research Nurse
Phone: (516) 562-1012
Email: tglassman@nshs.edu
Yasmine Kieso, MSCR, CCRC
Research Coordinator
Phone: (516) 562-0391
Email: ykieso@nshs.edu
Susan E. Ray, MS, CCRC
Senior Research Coordinator
Phone: (516) 562-3641
Email: sray@nshs.edu
Ojeaga Russel, BS
Assistant Research Coordinator
Phone: (516) 562-1097
Email: orussel@nshs.edu
Georgianna Dolan-Reilly, MS
Assistant Research Coordinator
Phone: (516) 562-1012
Email: greilly@nshs.edu