Our Research Team


Dr. John Buse MD, PhD

Dr. Jean Dostou, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Harris, MD

Dr. Sue Kirkman, MD

Dr. Laura Young, MD, PhD

April Goley, FNP-C

Katherine Bergamo, FNP-C


Clinical Research Director

Dr. Sue Kirkman, MD


Clinical Research Coordinators

Katarina Vukojicic, MD, CRC

Gail Fuller, CCRC

Sonia Guarda

Jamie Diner

Milana Dezube

Alex Kass, RN


Research Assistants

Andrew Kahn

Lauren Kiker

Katherine Schuch



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