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The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology's Division of Research and Academic Affairs is a resource for all our departmental faculty, fellows, residents and staff.
Under the direction of Dr. Jim Martin, the division also is ably staffed by Sheila Belk, research manager for all departmental research projects; and Marsha Areundo, administrative assistant. Other personnel include a cadre of very capable clinical research nurses who help implement all of our many OB/GYN research projects. Drs. Babbette LaMarca and Kedra Wallace provide leadership for our basic research endeavors and our clinical support core laboratories. Dr. Imran Sunesara brings biostatistic expertise from the Department of Biostatistics.
Working as a consultative resource to the division is the Research Group of faculty and others which meets monthly to review progress and possibilities. Members include Drs. Jim Martin, James Shwayder, Babbett LaMarca, Kedra Wallace, John Preston Parry and Elizabeth Lutz as well as research manager Sheila Belk.
Functions of the division include:
Clinical research nurses
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