Cindy I. Atkins holds the position of Clinical Trials Administrator. She
joined the Department of Neurosurgery with over 30 years of extensive
regulatory and clinical research management experience at UAB and/or
Children’s Hospital of Alabama. Prior to joining neurosurgery, she
provided clinical and administrative research support as a Program
Coordinator in Pediatric Gastroenterology. Cindy’s expertise in the
conduct of human subjects research not only includes regulatory and
compliance oversight but also the design and coordination of clinical
trials and maintenance of research databases. As a seasoned clinical
research coordinator, her addition to the research office augments our
growing source of professional resources.
Cindy provides compliance and regulatory oversight and support for all of the clinical trials undertaken in the Department. She also facilitates completion and submission of Institutional Review Board (IRB) applications for residents and faculty.