Leadership

Biomedical Informatics Core (BIC)

  • Mary Helen Mays Serpan, PhD (UPR-MSC)

Evaluation Core (EC)

  • Carlamarie Noboa Ramos, MS, PhDc (UPR-MSC)

Clinical Research Resources and Facilities (CRF)

  • Julio Benabe Rivera, MD (UPR-MSC)
  • Robert Hunter Mellado, MD, FACP, MSc (UCC)
  • Elizabeth Barranco, MD (PHSU)

Professional Development Core (PDC)

  • Cynthia Pérez, PhD (UPR-MSC)
  • Wanda Vélez Torres, PhD (UCC)
  • Gladys Pereles Vélez, EdD (PHSU)

Clinical and Translational Pilot Project Program (PPP)

  • Valerie Wojna Muñíz, MD (UPR-MSC)

Research Design and Biostatistics Core (RDB)

  • Sona Rivas Tumanyan, DrPH (UPR-MSC)
  • Diana Fernández Santos, EdD (UCC)
  • Juan C. Orengo Valverde, PhD (PHSU)

Collaborations and Partnerships Core (CPC)

  • Margarita Irizarry Ramírez, PhD (UPR-MSC)
  • Zilka Ríos Orraca, MS (UCC)
  • José Torres-Ruiz, PhD (PHSU)

Regulatory Knowledge and Support Core (RKS)

  • Wanda Figueroa Cosme, MD (UCC)

Community Based Research (CBR)

  • Edna Acosta Pérez, PhD, MSc

Technology and Resources for Core Laboratories (TRCL)

  • José Rodríguez Medina, PhD (UPR-MSC)
  • Eddy Ríos Olivares, PhD (UCC)
  • Pedro G. Santiago-Cardona, Ph. D. (PHSU)

Governance

Marcia Cruz-CorreaMD, PhDUPR-MSCPrincipal Investigator and Contact PImarcia.cruz1@upr.edu
Carlos A. Luciano-RománMD, MS UPR-MSCPrincipal Investigatorcarlos.luciano1@upr.edu
Ivette Molina-Rivera
   
MHSAUPR-MSCAdministrative Director ivette.molina@upr.edu787-759-0306 Ext. 231
Robert Hunter-MelladoMD, FACP UCCProgram Directorrobert.hunter@uccaribe.edu
Kenira Thompson GarcíaPhDPSMProgram Directorkthompson@psm.edu
Marizaida Sánchez-CesáreoPhDUPR-MSCProgram Director   marizaida.sanchez@upr.edu
Joselyn Gandía
UPR-MSCCoordinatorjoselyn.gandia@upr.edu787-759-0306 Ext. 228

Organizational chart

 

Comitees

Internal Advisory

 

Emma FernándezPhDUPR-MSC
Enid GarcíaMDUPR-MSC
Angel López Candales MDUPR-MSC
Bárbara Segarra DHSUPR-MSC
Juan NegrónPhDUCC
Misty EatonPhDUCC
Maria del Carmen SánchezPhDPHSU
Elizabeth RiveraEdDPHSU

 

External Advisory

Antonio AnzuetoMDUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Jesse Roman
MDUniversity of Louisville
Marcella Nunez SmithMDYale School of Medicine
Charles FlexnerMDJohns Hopkins University
Jorge JuncosMDEmory University
Elmer BernstamMD, MSEUniversity of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston, Texas