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Yale University-Mayo Clinic CERSI

Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation

The Yale-Mayo CERSI is a joint collaboration between Yale University, Mayo Clinic, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

CERSI Leadership

Joseph Ross, MD, MHS
Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)
Professor of Public Health (Health Policy)
Yale University Schools of Medicine and Public Health

Nilay Shah, PhD
Associate Professor of Health Services Research
Mayo Clinic

Project Staff

Alyssa Berkowitz, MPH
Research Associate II
Yale University

Laura Ciaccio, MS
Research Associate II
Yale University

Jessica Ritchie Klein, MPH, PMP
Senior Project Manager
Yale University

Diane Olson
Project Manager
Mayo Clinic

Lindsay Emanuel
Program Coordinator
Mayo Clinic

Advisory Board

Yale University

Mayo Clinic

Howard P. Forman, MD

Professor of Radiology, Director of Yale's MD/MBA degree program, and Director of the healthcare curriculum in the School of Management's MBA for Executives program

Sharonne Hayes, MD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Mayo Clinic

Abbe R. Gluck, JD

Professor of Law at Yale and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy

Victor M. Montori, MD

Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) and Director of the Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit at Mayo Clinic

Harlan M. Krumholz, MD, SM

Harold H. Hines, Jr. Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Director of the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) at Yale

Jayant A. Talwalkar, MD

Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of the Mayo Clinic-Optum Labs collaboration


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