CRC Program Direction and Administration

Principal Investigator/Program Director


Clinical Services Core Leader

The Program Director of the CRC at Penn State, with the assistance of the Associate Program Directors, is responsible for the administrative oversight of the Main Center at Hershey Medical Center and the Satellite Center at University Park. This includes the quality of inpatient and outpatient medical care, nursing, core laboratory and nutrition staffs.

Research Subject Advocate: Tom Lloyd, PhD

The Research Subject Advocate (RSA) of the CRC assures that all steps are taken to maximize patient safety as detailed in the protocols approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB).

The work in the CRC is guided by several agencies and regulations. Information on these agencies can be found under Regulatory Information.