Our Core Team

    Joseph V. Pergolizzi, Jr., M.D.

    Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer


    Dr. Pergolizzi is the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of NEMA Research since 1997. He was previously the Director of Business Development and Financial Affairs for The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine's Clinical Trials Unit. Dr. Pergolizzi holds an M.D. with highest honors from Ross University School of Medicine and completed his residency in Anesthesia at Georgetown University School of Medicine.

    Ismail A. Shalaby, M.D., Ph.D

    Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

      Raphaelle Amen

      Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer

        Joseph V. Pergolizzi, Sr., Esq.

        Co-Founder and Chief Legal Officer

          Robert Taylor, Ph.D.

          Executive Director of Operations

            Steven F. Walter, Esq.

            Executive Director of Legal and Business Affairs

              Sumedha Labhsetwar, M.D.

              Director of Health Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics

                Terry M Pack

                Clinical Trial Lead

                Jeri Matera, R.Ph.

                Director of Project Management and Clinical Operations

                  Duolao Wang, Ph.D.

                  Director of Biostatistics and Data Management

                    Jo Ann LeQuang

                    Director of Scientific Communications

                      Everly Macario, ScD, MS, EdM

                      Associate Director of Public Health Communications

                        Robert D. Colucci, PharmD.

                        Clinical Development and Project Management Consultant

                          Charlie Wollmuth

                          Project Manager (Clinical and Regulatory Affairs)

                            Salma Lemtouni, MD, MPH

                            Regulatory Consultant

                              Tao Chen, PhD

                              Lead Biostatistician

                                Domenico Foti

                                Project Coordinator

                                  Joseph Pergolizzi, III

                                  Document Control Specialist