Clinical Research

Improving cancer care through access to clinical trials

Cancer clinical trials investigate ways of enhancing quality of life during treatment, improving survival rates by finding better treatments for cancer and discovering new ways to prevent cancer.

The Providence Cancer Research Department has been offering community participation in cancer clinical trials since 1993 and has a variety of clinical trials available for a wide range of cancers. These trials are coordinated by our certified nurses and research staff and are overseen by experienced research medical and radiation oncologists. The majority of our trials are sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and are the same studies that may be found at other well-known cancer treatment centers throughout the United States. For more information or to see if a clinical trial is right for you or a loved one, please call our office.

Research Contact

Main Office: 907-212-6871

Stacey Medeiros: 907-212-3629

Robynn Kittoe: 907-212-2965

Jillian Head: 907-212-8572
Research Nurse

Jeanne Maxwell: 907-212-4732
Research Nurse

Susan Wildman: 907-212-4779
Research Nurse

Kathleen Wilsack-Shue: 907-212-3109
Research Nurse

Charlotte Bender: 907-212-4731
Clinical Research Associate

Katie Jones: 907-212-2529
Clinical Research Associate

Brittany Ledall: 907-212-5016
Clinical Research Associate

Christine Kane: 907-212-4778
Regulatory Compliance Coordinator

Christy Klepinger: 907-212-6871
Billing Compliance Coordinator

Office Hours

We are available Monday-Friday 8 am.-4 pm. Please leave a message during non-business hours. We will return your call as soon as possible. Study staff may also be reached via email.

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