medical center for clinical research san diegoDane M. Shipp, MD — Medical Director

Dr. Shipp is a graduate of the University of Alabama School of Medicine, and completed an OBGYN residency at the University of California San Francisco. He is a board-certified  OBGYN by the American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Dr. Shipp has 15 years of clinical research experience. He has been an investigator on over 100 Phase I-IV trials in various indications including, but not limited to, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, contraception, acne, migraines, obesity, dermatitis, sexual dysfunction, urology, vaccines, gastroenterology and menopause.

In addition to our site director, the team at Medical Center for Clinical Research is composed of several research professionals and other supporting roles.


Principal and Sub-Investigators

Laurie Han-Conrad, MD — Family Medicine
Daniel Marnell, MD — Dermatology
William Moseley, MD — Urology
Todd Simmons, MD — Emergency Medicine
Denis Tarakjian, MD — Gynecology

Clinical Staff

Our experienced staff includes:

  • 6 clinical research coordinators
  • 2 phlebotomists
  • Recruiters
  • Remote data entry coordinator
  • Receptionist
  • Site manager