Daniel J. Finn, MD, F.A.A.P, Principal Investigator “Dan”
Dr. Finn completed his Bachelor of Science in Biology degree at Centre College, Danville, KY in 1990. He graduated from the University of Louisville School of Medicine, continuing his residency at the University of Louisville and Kosair Children’s Hospitals from 1998-2001. He joined Kentucky Pediatric/ Adult Research and Physicians to Children and Adolescents in 2001. He is board certified and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Finn and his wife Ellen live in Bardstown with their 4 daughters.
Ronald D. Tyler, MD – Joined PTCA in 1987. Board eligible in pediatrics.
Robert A. Smith, MD, F.A.A.P. – Joined PTCA and KPAR in 1990. Board certified in pediatrics.
Lindsay B. Blackmon, MD, F.A.A.P. – Joined PTCA and KPAR in 2013. Board certified in pediatrics.
Rebecca R Findlay, MD, F.A.A.P – Joined PTCA and KPAR in 1997. Board certified in pediatrics.
Christal Denton, APRN, Family Practice – Joined PTCA and KPAR in 2008.
Kali Lewis, APRN, Pediatric – Joined PTCA and KPAR in 2009.
Monica Strenecky, APRN, Family Practice – Joined PTCA and KPAR in 2018.
Marty Osbourn, RN, CCRC, Chief Operating Officer, Research Director
Marty joined KPAR in 1991, as the first Study Coordinator for the company. She earned her Associates Degree in Nursing in 1988 and was one of the first 100 Study Coordinators to become a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator through ACRP, in 1997.
Since 1991, Marty has managed all aspects of the clinical research process at the site level within KPAR. From the initial feasibility contact for a new trial through final close-out, and ensures inspection readiness at all times. Marty is responsible for establishing relationships with sponsors/ CRO to determine feasibility of KPAR to successfully conduct a protocol, obtain regulatory and IRB approval, contract and budget negotiations, develop source documents and data collection tools, establishing recruitment plans and ensuring recruitment expectations are met, providing Investigator and staff training and oversight of KPAR in conjunction with the Principal Investigators.
Lisa Good, BA, CCRC, Regulatory Director
Lisa joined KPAR for the second time in 2015. Lisa worked with KPAR from 1999 to 2007 as Regulatory Specialist, before accepting a position as Regulatory Manager with Kosair Charities Pediatric Clinical Research Unit at the University of Louisville. Lisa earned her BA in Social Science in 1982 and became a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator in 2007.
Lisa Dones, RN, CCRC – Lisa joined KPAR in 2002 as a Study Coordinator, in 2007 became a Research Nurse. Currently Lisa is also a Recruitment Specialist, and oversees patient recruitment. Lisa earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Louisville and became a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator in 2007.
Wendy Mattingly, LPN – Joined KPAR in 2007
Ashley Bennett, RN – Joined KPAR in 2012
Kayla Hamilton, RN – Joined KPAR in 2018
Sherrie Meador, CCRC – Joined KPAR in 1993, became a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator in 1998.
Diane Miller, CRC – Joined KPAR in 2002
Sarah Sparks, CRC – Joined KPAR in 2019
Holly Sorrell – Joined KPAR in 2007
Nicole Berry – Joined KPAR in 2005
Haley Spalding – Joined KPAR in 2018