Gary B. Schneider, PhD
Chief of Research
B.S. University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Ph.D. Cooperative Five College Program; Amherst, Hampshire, Mt. Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts
Dr. Schneider is the Senior Research Administrator for the NEBH. He provides the vision and strategic management of the Division of Research.
Steven Vlad, M.D., PhD
Rheumatologist/Director of Study Design
M.D. University of Iowa College of Medicine
Ph.D. Boston University School of Public Health
Dr. Vlad is a rheumatologist and epidemiologist, also providing study design services.
Director of Research Administration and Finance
B.A. University of Massachusetts, Boston
Haley is in charge of the clinical trial and study finances for the Division of Research, contracting and division budget.
Manager, Clinical Research Coordinators
B.A. University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
M.P.H. University of Minnesota School of Public Health
Ronna manages the day to day activities of all CRCs in the Division, including project assignments and back up.
M.P.H. University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas
M.B.B.S Nepalgunj Medical College, Nepal
Riya is a biostatistician in the research department at NEBH.
Manager, Research Protections & Operations
B.A. St. Joseph’s, Rochester, NY
Ellen oversees the review of IRB application materials and provides regulatory, technical and administrative guidance to investigators.
Eduardo Morales, PhD
PhD University of Texas at El Paso
Dr. Eduardo Morales is currently working as the Registry Manager for NEBH. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at El Paso, majoring in Electrical and Computer Engineering, specializing in Bioelectromagnetism. His interest for technology in healthcare started during his graduate studies, in which he performed electrocardiographic research. Later he joined the software industry and has gained specialized skills in database management, with extensive knowledge of ETLs, RDBMS, and concept mapping.