Contact Us & Staff

Contact Us & Staff

Research & Development Administrative Staff

Daniel Harrington, M.D.
VP, Academic Affairs

Francis X. Farrell, PhD

Francis X. Farrell, PhD
Senior Director of Research & Development
Location: Research & Development
The Senior Director facilitates organizational research opportunities, oversees R&D support services, and coordinates research activities across internal and external stakeholders.

Andrea Bidanset

Andrea Bidanset, M.H.A, C.C.R.P.
Director of Clinical Trials
Location: Research & Development (CRCH)
Andrea manages industry-sponsored clinical trials and staff, including contract and budget negotiations, and operational leadership of R&D.

Matthew Soukup

Matthew Soukup, B.S.
Grants Management Administrator
Location: Research & Development (CRCH)
Matthew oversees pre- and post-award sponsored grants and contracts.

Michelle Rothrock

Michelle Rothrock
Sponsored Projects Coordinator
Location: Research & Development (CRCH)
Michelle manages non-funded research projects, Research Acceleration Program grants, and provides administrative support to R&D leadership.

Beth Harber

Beth Harber, B.A.
IP Manager
Location: Research & Development (CRCH)
Beth facilitates Intellectual Property matters and supports clinical trials administration.

Kristin Knight

Kristin Knight, M.S.
Wet Lab Manager
Location: Research & Development (CRCH)
Kristin oversees the clinical and translational research laboratory and the tissue biorepository.

Amanda Ellinger

Amanda Ellinger, MRA
Sponsored Projects Coordinator
Location: Office of Sponsored Projects (JCHS/CRCH)
Amanda facilitates research & grant development for Jefferson College of Health Sciences.

Jennifer Chapman

Jennifer Chapman, B.S.
Clinical Trials Financial Specialist
Location: Research & Development (CRCH)
Jennifer oversees the financial component of clinical trials.

Research & Development Clinical Research Coordinators/Nurses

CRC/N's are responsible for facilitating and coordinating research efforts with Carilion investigators.

Allison Phillips

Allison Phillips, M.P.H.
Specialty Area: Research and Development

Andrew Benson

Andrew Benson, B.S.
Specialty Area: Surgery Research

Rochelle Brown

Rochelle Brown, M.P.H.
Specialty Area: Psychiatry Research

Karen Buchanan

Karen Buchanan, R.N., B.S.N., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Cardiac/Stroke Research

Christy Florow

Christy Florow, B.A., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Medicine Research

Sarah Henderson

Sarah Henderson, B.S., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Research & Development

Kellie Hirt

Kellie Hirt, M.S., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Pediatric Research

Jessica Mays

Jessica Mays, B.S.
Specialty Area: Gastroenterology Research

Wendy McCarty

Wendy McCarty, C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Pediatric Oncology Research

Moiz Mohammed

Moiz Mohammed, B.S.
Specialty Area: Emergency Medicine Research

Danielle Nightingale

Danielle Nightingale, B.S.N., R.N.
Specialty Area: Infectious Disease Research

Dana Selvia

Dana Selvia, B.A., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Gynecologic Oncology Research

Lisa Wilkerson

Lisa Wilkerson, B.S., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Cardiology Research

Vivian Wilson

Vivian Wilson, R.N., B.S.N., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Cardiology Research

Vickie Yates

Vickie Yates, R.N., B.S.N., C.C.R.P.
Specialty Area: Gynecologic Oncology Research