Our Team

Clinical studies are managed by the SABER team who specialize in statistics, database programming, data management, project management, clinical monitoring, and research administration. Dr. Cathie Spino is the director of SABER and a research professor in the department of biostatistics. Dr. Wen Ye is a faculty scientist and SABER's assistant director. Other faculty members in the biostatistics department lead statistical activities in the SABER portfolio. SABER members work with faculty partners throughout the University of Michigan health research community and beyond.

Management



Collaborative Biostatistics Faculty

Tom Braun, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics

Wei Hao, PhD
Research Associate Professor, Biostatistics

Kelley Kidwell, PhD
Research Associate Professor, Biostatistics

Sehee Kim, PhD
Research Assistant Professor

Bhramar Mukherjee, PhD 
Professor and Chair, Department of Biostatistics

Susan Murray, ScD
Professor of Biostatistics

Trivellore Raghunathan, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics

Peter X.K. Song, Ph.D.
Professor of Biostatistics

Lu Wang, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics

Min Zhang, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics

Lili Zhou, PhD
Research Associate Professor


Leadership Team

Ashley Brant, MS
Manager, Portfolio

Rex H. Edwards, BS

Manager, Research

Jeff Holtzman, MA
Application Architect Lead
Manager, Software Development

Giselle Kolenic, MA
Manager, Statistics

Belmin Pinjic, BS

Manager, Infrastructure

Cathy Scott, AAS
Manager, Data Management

Kaneesha Wallace, MBA
Manager, Portfolio

Steven Thelen-Perry, MS
Manager. Portfolio 


Staff

Stacey Anderson, MPH
Project Manager

Joseph Colbert, BA 
Project Manager

Donna DiFranco, MPH
Portfolio Manager

Wendy Fane, BS
Software Developer

Lisa Holloway, BS, CCRC
Clinical Monitor

Suiyuan Huang, MPH
Statistician

Rose Ignacio, MS
Statistician, Lead

Jordan Jahnke, MS 
Statistician Senior

Kiah Jobe, MS
Clinical Data Manager

Meghan Johnson, BS
Project Manager

Deanna Jones, AND
Clinical Data Manager

Karen Jones, BS, MT, CCRA
Program Manager

Tasha Khoury, MS
Project Manager

Amy Krambrink, MSTAT
Statistician

Chloe Lohrmann, BS
Research Associate

Li, Zhongze, MS
Statistician, Lead

Megan Marceau, BS 
Research finance Associate

Adam Martin-Schwarze, PhD
Statistician Senior 

Dana Mickle, MA
Research Administrator

Chandrakanth Nadella, MS
Software Development Programmer

Lisa Nickels, BS, CCRP
Clinical Research Project Manager

Linda Okoth, MPH
Program Manager

Carol Roughton, BA
Administrative Assistant

Michael Schropp
Business System Analyst

Taylor Simon, MPH
Statistician Intermediate

Kristina Slusser, AND
Clinical Data Manager

Shelby Thieleman, AS
Cinical Data Manager

Yihsuan Tu, PhD
Satistician Senior

Megan Urbin, MSW
Clinical Data Manager

Julia Warner, MSW
Compliance Specialist

Sydney Whitson, BS
Project Manager

ReaganYoung, BA
Clinical Research Associate