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

          Alfred W. Schweikert, Ph.D., RAC

          Senior Regulatory Consultant

            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

                  Duolao Wang, Ph.D.

                  Director of Biostatistics and Data Management

                    Jo Ann LeQuang

                    Director of Scientific Communications

                      Charlie Wollmuth

                      Project Manager (Clinical and Regulatory Affairs)

                        Tao Chen, PhD

                        Lead Biostatistician

                          Robert D. Colucci, PharmD.

                          Clinical Development and Project Management Consultant

                            Salma Lemtouni, MD, MPH

                            Regulatory Consultant

                              Domenico Foti

                              Project Coordinator

                                Joseph Pergolizzi, III

                                Document Control Specialist