The Committee’s Make Up

Administrative Office: 5178 Westlawn

PRMC Chair

Michael Goodheart, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ph: 1-319-356-2015
michael-goodheart@uiowa.edu

PRMC Co-Chair

C. Michael Knudson, MD, PhD
Clinical Professor, Transfusion Medicine
Director, Tissue Procurement Core
Ph: 1-319-335-8147
c-knudson@uiowa.edu

Yusuf Menda
Professor, Radiology-Nuclear Medicine
Ph:1-319-356-3214
yusuf-menda@uiowa.edu

Clinical Trials Research Manager

Cena Jones-Bitterman, MPP, CIP, CCRP
Ph: 1-319-353-4596
cena-jones@uiowa.edu

Clinical Trials Research Associate

Angela Childs, CCRP
Ph: 1-319-353-4595
angela-childs@uiowa.edu

PRMC Biostatisticians

Sarah Bell, MS
Biostatistician
Phone: 1-319-217-0376
sarah-mott@uiowa.edu

Brian Smith, PhD
Professor, Biostatistics
Phone: 1-319-384-5026
brian-j-smith@uiowa.edu

Gideon Zamba, PhD
Professor, Biostatistics
Phone: 1-319-384-5020
gideon-zamba@uiowa.edu

PRMC Members

  • Chair: Michael Goodheart, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oncology Division
  • Co-Chair: C. Michael Knudson, MD, PhD, Clinical Professor, Transfusion Medicine; Director, Medical Scientist Training Program
  • Scientific Reviewers:
    • Sabarish Ayyappan, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • David Bushnell, MD, Professor, Tumor Imaging
    • Joseph Caster, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
    • Carlos Chan, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Surgery, Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery
    • Meghan Chandler, RN, Clinical Research Coordinator, Cancer Center
    • Chandrikha Chandrasekharan, MBBS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Mitchell C. Coleman, PhD, Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
    • Natalie L. Denburg, PhD, Associate Professor, Neurology and Neuroscience
    • Eric Devor, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Adam Dupuy, PhD, Associate Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology
    • Umar Farooq, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Muhammad Furqan, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Rohan Garje, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Emily K. Hill, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oncology Division
    • Pashtoon Kasi, MD, MS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Ashutosh Mangalam, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pathology
    • Mariel McKay, RN, Clinical Research Specialist, Cancer Center
    • Varun Monga, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Karen E. Parrott, RN, Clinical Research Specialist, Cancer Center and Adult Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Oana Paun, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Sneha Phadke, DO, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Dhivya Prabhakar, MBBS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Mariko Sato, MD, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Division
    • Grerk Sutamtewagul, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Mindi TenNapel, MBA, PhD, Adjunct Instructor, Radiation Oncology Technical Program
    • Carlos E. Vigil-Gonzales, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Praveen Vikas, MBBS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
    • Yousef Zakharia, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program
  • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Reviewers:
    • Elizabeth Amelon, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Jason Cleppe, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Susan Fajardo, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Katie Gaspar, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Meredith Ginn, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Gwendolyn Kirsch, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Anastasia Lundt, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Marie Shinkle, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Jill Stein, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
    • Brandon Vakiner, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, College of Pharmacy
  • Biostatistics Reviewers:
    • Sarah Bell, MS, Biostatistician, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
    • Brian J. Smith, PhD, Professor, Biostatistics
    • Gideon J. Zamba, PhD, Professor, Biostatistics
  • PRMC Administration:
    • Cena Jones-Bitterman, MPP, CIP, CCRP, Clinical Trials Research Manager
    • Angela Childs, CCRP, Clinical Trials Research Associate
  • Patient Advocates:
    • Jennifer Hunicutt, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
    • Sarah Kelley, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
    • Bridget Toomey, MS, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Patient Financial Services