Caleigh Douglass, Our New Clinical Research AdministratorReturn to The Insider: News & Views
October 30 2012
If you have recently run into ARA’s Community Outreach team during a night out, or visited our webpage during our September Chase Community Giving campaign, you may recognize Caleigh Douglass. Until recently, Caleigh was our Community Education and Outreach Program Manager. As of October 15th, she became our Clinical Research Administrator.
Caleigh’s undergraduate work was in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. In May, she received her Masters in Public Health with an emphasis in biostatistics and epidemiology from the University of Southern California. In her new position, Caleigh will assume responsibility for regulatory affairs, which includes compliance with all federal requirements pertaining to research involving human subjects. In this regard, she will serve as ARA’s Institutional Review Board Administrator.
In addition to these considerable responsibilities, Caleigh will also direct our Health Literacy Project, a model program to inform and empower research volunteers. ARA received funding for this project from the Joseph Drown Foundation. Our community partners are the OASIS Clinic at Charles Crew University and Bienestar Human Services, Inc., the largest Latino HIV service organization in the country.