Research Team

CMR has over 38 combined years of clinical trial experience which includes our team of highly trained coordinator staff to oversee all site activities.

Additional ancillary personnel includes:

  • Registered Dietician
  • Certified Diabetes Educator
  • Physical Therapist
  • Psychologist

viviana2Viviana Hargis, RN CCRC

Senior Research Coordinator

Viviana Hargis received her nursing degree from Chattanooga State Community College in 2001. She has been involved in conducting clinical trials for greater than 8 years. Her therapeutic expertise areas are obesity, diabetes, fibromyalgia, hot flash and hpv vaccine and insomnia.

Viviana is CITI and ACRP certified. She has a commitment to quality in clinical research.

kamri2Kamri Chester, B.S.

Clinical Research Coordinator

Kamri received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Memphis, Memphis, TN. She started her internship the summer of 2008. Kamri is focusing on the following clinical trials oral contraceptives, HPV and Type II Diabetes. She has received CITI & Bio Hazard Shipping training.

rejeana-144x150Rejeana Ricks

Clinical Research Coordinator

Rejeana  rejoined the Chattanooga Medical Research team in 2014.  She was previously employed at CMR for 4 years before she relocated to North Carolina.  She has been in the research arena for a total of 12 years.  She is presently involved in Women’s Health Studies. She has completed all required training and certification to conduct pharmaceutical trials.

CarolineCaroline Massot, CCRC

Clinical Research Coordinator

Caroline completed her Bachelor of Psychology degree at Covenant College.

She has been a CMR team member since 2016. Caroline’s clinical trial experience has been in Women’s Health therapeutic area and Device Studies. She has also been formerly trained in Good Clinical Practice and has IATA Certification.


LaurenLauren Daniel, LPN

Clinical Research Coordinator

Lauren joined the CMR team in 2016. She is a licensed nurse and is formerly trained in Good Clinical Practice and has IATA Certification.

Lauren has clinical trials experience in the areas of Women’s Health, Neurology and Device studies.


jasmineJasmine Garner, Intern

Jasmine is a devoted intern of 3 years. She faces every task with hope, knowledge, and determination and has a will for problem solving. Jasmine takes pride in her work and is always looking to learn more from others. She hopes to pursue a career in which she can express her leadership abilities along with the interest she has in biology. Jasmine’s experience at Chattanooga Medical Research, LLC , has helped her recognize her talents.