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Tia Patterson, PhD, LNHA, CCRP

My name is Dr. Tia Patterson and I have been affiliated with the University of Phoenix since May of 2010. I teach courses in the School of Advanced Studies, and chair and committee member for SAS students. My undergraduate degree is in Biological Sciences, my Masters is in Health Services Administration and my Ph.D. is in Public Health. I am currently a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator in the State of Ohio and I am a Certified Clinical Research Professional through the Society of Clinical Research Associates. I have been involved in some aspect of research for over 15 years; my experiences include bench work on various topics, food science research and applications, bioterrorism response planning, and human subjects research that constitutes investigator initiated projects and clinical drug trials. Previously, I have worked as a clinical trial manager/project manager for two mid-sized contract research organizations and presently I am a clinical team manager for a large CRO. My focus is on facilitating the process of getting new drugs/biologics to market or extending the use of current products. In my spare time, I enjoy doing family activities and serving the community.

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Scholarship & Research

Associate Faculty
Dissertation Chair
Committee Member
Primary College or School: 
College of Doctoral Studies