Management Team

CITI Program’s leadership and course contributors include affiliates from universities and research organizations around the world.

Leadership Team

Bharat Krishna, MSc, MBA
Senior Vice President & Managing Director
Jaime A. Arango, EdD, CIP
Director, Educational Initiatives
Adiper Bello, BS
Manager, Operations
Paul Braunschweiger, PhD
Senior Advisor
Reid Cushman, PhD
Director, Systems and Support
Dee Joseph
Manager, Help Desk
Pierre Lavalard, MBA
Senior Manager, Continuing Education Services
Maria Ojeda
Manager, Finance
Margaret Rankovic, MEd, CIP
Associate Director, Educational Initiatives
Gina Sullivan, BS
Director, Sales

External Advisory Board

CITI Program’s External Advisory Board (EAB), led by Susan M. Miller, MD, MPH, includes representatives of stakeholder organizations and BRANY. The EAB provides program review and oversight services for the CITI Program.

Susan M. Miller, MD, MPH
The Methodist Hospital and EAB Chairwoman
Paul Braunschweiger, PhD
Senior Advisor
Jerry J. Castellano, PharmD, CIP
Christiana Care Health System
Brian Currie, MD, MPH
Montefiore Medical Center (RETIRED), Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Cindy Gates, RN, JD, CIP
University of Miami
Karen Hansen
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Dushyantha T Jayaweera, MD
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Ernest D. Prentice, PhD
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Ada Sue Selwitz, MA
University of Kentucky

Program Advisory Committee

CITI Program’s Program Advisory Committee (PAC), led by Jaime Arango, EdD, CIP, includes the leaders of teams of expert writers, editors, and reviewers who create and manage research education materials for a broad range of subjects.

Jaime A. Arango, EdD, CIP
CITI Program
PAC Chair
Karen Arts, BSN (Hons), RN , CCRC
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Jason Borenstein, PhD
Georgia Institute of Technology
Wendy Epley, MSc-RTC, ECoP®-EAR & ITAR
Epley Consulting, LLC
Benjamin Fontes, MPH, CBSP
Yale University
Cynthia S. Gillett, DVM, DACLAM, CPIA
CITI Program
Sally L. Mann, MS
Alejandro Martinez, MPA, CIP
Duke University
Randall J. Nelson, PhD
University of Tennessee - Health Science Center
Andrew Perkins, BA
CITI Program
Margaret Rankovic, MEd, CIP
CITI Program
Daniel R. Vasgird, PhD
West Virginia University