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Corporate Office of Research Operations

About

The Corporate Office of Research Operations (CORO) is responsible for supporting investigators and administrators in research by managing investigator-initiated research, academic, cooperative group, and externally sponsored research projects and clinical trials.

CORO processes approximately 200 applications annually for Orlando Health. The Office provides training to investigators, administrators and research operations teams and is available to provide customized consultative services to investigators and administrators.

Our Vision
The Corporate Office of Research Operations will create an outstanding climate of support for Orlando Health researchers, enabling exceptional research advances.

Our Missions
To enable the achievement of excellence by the research community, the Corporate Office of Research Operations:

Staff Members

Corporate Office of Research Operations

Philip Giordano, MD
Chief, Corporate Research Operations

Kurt Weber, MD
Senior Director, Corporate Office of Research Operations

Tara Roberts, CIM, CIP
Senior Director, Research Regulation and Compliance

Allisun Feazell, CIP, CCRP
Corporate Manager, Research Monitoring and Compliance
Director, Orlando Health Biorepository 

Vicky Awalt
Corporate Manger, Research Revenue Cycle

Renzo Brothers
Clinical Research Revenue Specialist II  

Diana Smith
Administrative Assistant

Clinical Research Divisions

Orlando Health Policy on Financial Conflicts of Interest of Investigators and Staff

In accordance with 42 CFR Part 50 Subpart F, "Responsibility of Applicants for Promoting Objectivity in Research for which Public Health Service Funding is Sought", please reference the Orlando Health Policy on Financial Conflicts of Interest of Investigators and Research Staff. To review policy please click on the hyperlink https://www.orlandohealthfoundation.com/office-of-grants-administration

Contact Information

Diana Smith
Administrative Assistant
1401 Lucerne Terrace, 3rd Floor
Mail Point: 131
Orlando, FL 32806
Phone: 321.841.6472
Fax: 321.843.6241

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