An international research site management organization.
Founded on passion, experience and vision.
PRG - Expert team of physicians and researchers
100% Patient-Driven. Physicians Research Group is dedicated to providing the medical community with the tools and processes to conduct clinical trials that further the advancement of medicine, provide treatment options that improve patient quality of life, and improved global access to health care, all while meeting and exceeding major regulatory agency requirements.
Access to a large network of specialty physician practices and healthcare institutions for clinical trials. Our geographic proximity and network integration systems allow for the cross-utilization of research staff and physician collaboration that ensures the success of each project study. We are a multi-site network with a single point of accountability.
Healthcare Provider Satisfaction
- Allergy & Immunology
- Alzheimer’s, Dementia & Memory
- Asthma & Lung
- Autoimmune Disorders
- Diabetes & Endocrine System
- Digestive System
- Eye / Vision
- Kidney & Urinary Tract
- Men’s Health
- Mental Health
- Orthopedics, Muscle & Bone
- Pain Control
- Parkinson’s Disease, Neuromuscular Disorders & Other Movement Disorders
- Sleep Disorders
- Women’s Health
Emily Christensen, BScClinical Research Coordinator
Emily joined Physicians Research Group in 2020 as a clinical research coordinator. She graduated from Grand Canyon University April 2018 with a BSc in Biology and spent the past year working as an EMT for a naturopathic doctor. She is an Arizona native having grown up in Tucson. Her primary clinical trial focus is in the field of women's health and fertility. Patients enjoy her calm and positive attitude during their stressful fertility journey.
Shaiane Dickerson, BBSClinical Research Coordinator
Shaiane joined Physicians Research Group in 2019 as a clinical research coordinator, moving to Arizona from San Antonio, Texas. She graduated from Hardin-Simmons University with a Bachelor of Behavioral Science degree in 2016. She spent two years working as a registered pharmacy technician before discovering the FastTrack Clinical Research program in Arizona. She completed her externship at PRG and was promptly hired to join our team. Shaiane specializes in dermatology and mental health.
Amberlee EllibeeClinical Research Coordinator
Amberlee joined Physicians Research Group in 2020 as a clinical research coordinator, though initially worked with our team as a medical assistant 2013 to 2014 through her employment at Fertility Treatment Center. After moving to Alaska in 2014 and recently returning to Arizona, we are thrilled to have her back with us as a CRC. She has spent seven years working directly with patients and you will find her warm and caring nature endearing.
Tammy FuentesClinical Research Coordinator
Tammy joined Physicians Research Group in 2019 as a clinical research coordinator. She began her career as a medical assistant in 1993. Her main focus is surgery, gastroenterology, and oncology where she has participated in several clinical trials. She loves helping people and it truly shows with her compassion toward each of her patients.
Gia Gibson, BScClinical Research Coordinator
Gia joined PRG in 2019 after moving to Phoenix from Tucson, Arizona. Gia graduated from The University of Arizona with a Bachelor's of Science degree in public health. She has wonderful communication skills, attention to detail, and is loves to help patients achieve excellent outcomes through novel treatment options. She specializes in dermatology and mental health trials.
Britney Hammel, BScClinical Research Coordinator
Britney joined PRG in 2018 after moving to Phoenix from Tucson, Arizona. Britney graduated from The University of Arizona with a Bachelor's of Science degree in physiology with minors in biochemistry and psychology. She has excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and is dedicated to continued learning. Britney cares deeply for patients and understands the stress and anxiety that can occur participating in clinical research trials.
AJ KeeseeClinical Research Coordinator
AJ joined Physicians Research Group in 2019 as a clinical research coordinator. He is one of our founding Indiana team members. AJ attended Ball State University and has extensive patient care experience having managed a veterinary clinic for the past 14 years. He brings a strong background in business development, operational improvement, and customer service to PRG. AJ's overall goal is to provide an excellent personalized patient experience.
Lauren King, BScClinical Research Coordinator
Lauren joined Physicians Research Group in 2018 as a clinical research coordinator. Ms. King graduated from The University of Arizona with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Public Health with a minor emphasis on psychology. Lauren holds experience in conducting phase II – IV clinical trials in Dermatology, Orthopedics, Fertility, Gastroenterology, and Podiatry. She is genuine, sincere, and dedicated to helping patients understand the benefits participating in clinical research.
Lexie King, BScClinical Research Coordinator
Lexie joined Physicians Research Group in 2015 as a clinical research coordinator and now works part-time while attending the Physician Assistant program at Northern Arizona University. Lexie graduated from The University of Arizona with a Bachelor's of Science degree in physiology with a minor emphasis on psychology. Lexie’s passion for the medical field and, research in particular, came from a medical brigade trip to Panama where she volunteered in a local hospital.
Benjamin Maglajac, BScClinical Research Coordinator
Benjamin joined Physicians Research Group in 2019 as a clinical research assistant. He graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor's of Science degree in biological sciences. His spent considerable time during his undergraduate studies working as an emergency medicine scribe and several years volunteering for Project C.U.R.E. Benjamin's passion for research and to help others has made him a valuable team member of PRG.
Mick McGrath, DPTClinical Research Coordinator
Mick joined Physicians Research Group in 2020 as a clinical research coordinator following his successful completion of the CRC FastTrack program in Arizona. He is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, having graduated in 2016 but realized during schooling that his passion is in research after participating in some PT trials. This caused him to redirect his path, find a new way to express his passion for healthcare, and he is now committed to research!
Maggie M.Clinical Research Coordinator
Maggie joined Physicians Research Group in 2015 as a clinical research coordinator through her employment at Fertility Treatment Center, where she has been a medical assistant since 2007. Her focus is women's health and reproductive endocrinology & infertility where she has completed several clinical trials. She loves people and it truly shows with her compassion toward the patients while helping them through the entire process to succeed.
Lindsey S.Clinical Research Coordinator
Lindsey joined Physicians Research Group in 2018 as a clinical research coordinator following her completion of the Clinical Research Coordinator Certification from Clinical Research Fastrack in Phoenix. She excels in Psychiatric trials with a true love to help people struggling with mental health issues. She has participated in several complex Phase III trials. Before her transition to research, Lindsey worked in commercial real estate for over 10 years.
McKenna White, BScClinical Research Coordinator
McKenna joined Physicians Research Group in 2019 as a clinical research assistant. She graduated from The University of Arizona with a Bachelor's of Science degree in physiology with a minor emphasis on psychology. McKenna was a student worker in the Department of Surgery at U of A and later worked as a surgery clerskship program coordinator. Her passion for the healthcare with her attention to detail has made her a valuable PRG team member.