Carl Talmo, MD
Vice Chair, Orthopedic Research
M.D. Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
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.
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.
Qingping Cui, M.P.H.
M.P.H. Hunter College, New York
Ping 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.