Michele Foster, RN, BSN
Michele received her nursing degree from the University of Florida at Gainesville in 1984. Michele joined PharmQuest in 2001 as a Clinical Research Coordinator. For the last several years, she has primarily served as PharmQuest’s Research Study Educator.
Sharon Debnam, RN, BSN
Sharon earned her nursing degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 1983. She has been a Clinical Research Coordinator since 1999 and has worked at PharmQuest since 2013.
Cheri has served as our Regulatory Administrator and Office Manager since 2012. As a Regulatory Administrator, she is responsible for gathering and maintaining complete and up-to-date documentation for regulatory filings. She prepares and submits all regulatory documents, along with the necessary accompanying documentation, to assure a smooth and timely turnaround of submission and approval of documents. After submission, the progress of the documentation review is tracked and monitored to ensure the timely startup of the trial.
Tina Nogues, CMA
Tina joined PharmQuest in July 2016. She received her MA in Medical Assisting with Certification in 1996 from Miller Motts Business College in Wilmington, NC. She was in various medical settings for over 18 years prior to joining PharmQuest as one of our research coordinators.
Leanna Cutchins, LPN
Leanna is our newest clinical research coordinator. She has worked in the medical field since 2010 and earned her licensure in 2015 after attending Rockingham Community College.
Heather Klecka, CMA
Heather has worked as a CMA since 2003 after she graduated from Guilford Technical Community College. She joined PharmQuest in 2020 as a Clinical Research Assistant.
Part Time Staff: PharmQuest also employees a financial manager (CJ Murray), research educator assistant (Kellie Leonard), and three phlebotomists.
Additional Training: The clinical staff has annual training and certification in IATA, CPR, OSHA and GCP. The staff is accustomed to various EDCs, ECGs, IVRS/IWRS, e-diaries and web portals.