Meet our Team

Pediatric Clinical Research Unit
231 E. Chestnut, N-97 Louisville, KY 40202

Pediatric Clinical Research Team 2017

Phone: (502) 629-5820
Fax: (502) 629-5285    
24/7 pager: (502) 620-0000

Office Hours: Monday through Friday  8:00am – 4:30pm

Research Regulatory Documents: Sarah King, BSBA, (502) 629-2721,

Pre-award Research Contract Issues: Sarah King, BSBA, (502) 629-2721,

Post-award Research Contract Issues: Kimberly Blair, BS, (502) 629-6364,

To refer patients or discuss subject-related issues: (502) 629-5820, and ask for a research nurse.


Janice E. Sullivan, M.D., FAAP, FCCM, CPI, CIP,Chief and Medical Director, research biography
Kyle Brothers, M.D., Endowed Chair, Pediatric Clinical and Translational Research

Administrative Staff

Kimberly Blair, BS, Unit Business Manager 
Taymie Collins, Research Grants Coordinator
Jeannine Barron, Research Grants Coordinator

Katie Weber, BA, Administrative Assistant
Katelyn Thomas, Administrative Assistant

Sarah King, BSBA, Regulatory Manager/Start-Up Specialist
Terri Boles, Regulatory Coordinator
Maria Bruner, Regulatory Coordinator
Morgan Logsdon, MA, Regulatory Coordinator
Ashlie Mills, BA, Regulatory Coordinator
Missi Thomas, RN, BSN, CCRC, Feasibility Coordinator

Clinical Team Leaders

Jen Comings, RN, BSN
Kristen Lee, BS, CCRC
Jackie Boyd, RN, BSN, CHPE

Research Nurses

Beth Campbell, RN
Sarah Deans, RN, BSN
Stephanie Houston, BSN, RNC-NIC
Andrew Michael, RN, BSN, CCRC
Jennifer Nason, RN, BSN
Karen Pate, RN
Gena Sayat, RN, BSN, CCRC
Terri Simeon, RN
Tonya Shaffer, RN, BSN

Clinical Research Coordinators

Julie Burmester, RRT, CCRC
Carla Rich, MA
Josie Timmons, BS
Penny Stewart
Michelle Wiseheart, BS
Trisha Aponte, BS


Laura Thomas, RN, BSN, CCRN
Luke Stephens, M.D., MS