Our site has 7 years experience in phase I-IV clinical research studies. We have been one of the top enrollers in one-third of the studies we have participated in. As top enroller, we have successfully completed 6 sponsor audits and an FDA audit. Our study coordinators and research staff are fully dedicated to research, with 34 years of research experience and over 60 years of nephrology/dialysis experience between them.
Our staff is dedicated to providing rapid enrollment, timely and accurate data collection and excellent patient care. Our staff is IATA trained and experienced in the processing, packing, and shipping of blood specimens to central laboratories, including the handling of frozen specimens and use of dry ice.
We have on staff:
- 5 Full-time Clinical Study Coordinators
- 2 Data Entry Clerks
- SAE Coordinator
- Registered Dietician
- Clinical Manager
- Regulatory/Business Manager
- Business Development Manager
They are experienced in:
- PK draws
- Electronic data capture
- 24 hour urine collection
- Biomarker sample collection and processing
- Processing, packing and shipping laboratory specimens
Interested in our research site?
If you are interested in our research site, please call us at 210.223.4444, or complete the form below and we’ll contact you as soon as possible.
PABLO PERGOLA, MD, PHD
Dr. Pergola is the research director and has over 20 years experience in clinical research. He studied medicine in Buenos Aires, Argentina, at the Facultad de Medicina, Universidad del Salvador. He received his PhD in Pharmacology, graduating with honors from the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City. After obtaining additional post-doctoral training in clinical research, he completed his internship, residency and fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio.
He is currently a Clinical Associate Professor of the Division of Nephrology, UTHSCSA. He has authored two book chapters and 27 papers. In addition he has authored numerous abstracts presented at national and International Conferences. His research expertise includes cardiovascular physiology and pharmacology, and diabetic nephropathy.
Meet our Doctors
Mohammad Abdullah, M.D.Fadi Abouzahr, M.D.Flavio Alvarez,M.D.Brigani
Amante, M.D.Julio Cesar Araujo, MD.Lisa O. Cabrera, M.D.Timoteo Cabrera,
M.D.Iliana Cardona, M.D.Michael V. DeGaetano, D.O.
Iliana Fred-Miranda, M.D.Ronald W. Hamner, M.D., FACPJudith Hernandez,
MDR.Allen Holub, M.D.Melissa R. Isbell, M.D., FACPBrijesh Kapoor,
M.D.Parmish Kohli, M.D.Luz Moreno, M.D.Shadi Mourad, M.D.
Paraic J. Mulgrew, M.D., FACP
Aashish Kumar Pandey, M.D.
Jessica L. Pierce, M.D., Ph.D.J. Arnaldo Ramirez, M.D.Javier
Rodriguez-Sanchez, M.D.Navid Q. Saigal, M.D., FACPMohamed Shafiu,
M.D.Rashid Sharaf, M.D.
Aashish Kumar Pandey, M.D.