Contact Information

CCOP Research Base Staff will promptly answer the phone during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Phone: 713-563-0276
Fax: 713-563-2957

Management and Administration 

  • Robert Wolff, MD
    Chairman ad interim, Department of General Oncology
    Medical Director of the CCOP Research Base
  • Lore Lagrone
    Program Director
  • Sandra Harrod, AAS., CCRP
    Grant Program Manager
    Specialty: Budget administration, preparation of grant proposals, annual progress reports
  • Brenda T. Douglas, BA, CCRP
    Grant Program Coordinator
    Specialty: Budget administration, preparation of grant proposals, effort reports, reconciliation

Research Nurses

  • Marlys Harden-Harrison, AS, BSN, RN, CCRP
    Research Nurse Supervisor
    Specialty: Clinical trial preload, concept submission, protocol amendments and revisions, study initiation webinars, processing SAEs, patient screening, lead auditor
  • Marlo D. Kemp, MS, MSN, PhD, RN
    Research Nurse
    Specialty: Implementation and conduction of clinical and interventional trials opened for accrual at MD Anderson through the MD Anderson CCOP Research Base, quality assurance and improvement officer for the CCOP Research Base


Research Coordinators

  • Maureen E. Daily, BA, CCRP
    Research Data Specialist
    Specialty: Registration and drug orders
  • Liliana Vallejo, BS
    Clinical Studies Coordinator
    Specialty: Schedules & Tracks protocol interventions and test, Trains other multicenter staff in study coordination, Screens for eligibility, Other protocol-specific tasks
  • Khelsea Johnson, BS
    Clinical Studies Coordinator
    Specialty: NCI, SWOG, NSABP membership, site regulatory and membership, special projects analysis/support
  • Shondra Bryant, BS, MBA, CCRP
  • Sr. Clinical Research Program Coordinator
    Specialty: Regulatory, protocol compliance, submission of protocol amendments and revisions

Database and Communications

  • Willie Arnold, Jr., MBA
    Database Coordinator
    Specialty: Database management, web site content and management, password support, provides site access to protocol content, ensures website and database compliance with confidentiality and HIPPA regulations

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