Dr. Jesus Navarro, MD
Principal Investigator/President

Dr. Jesus Navarro is the founder and Principal Investigator of Genesis Clinical Research. Dr. Navarro is board certified in both Internal Medicine & Nephrology. Dr. Navarro is the Medical Director and founder of Renal Care of Tampa Bay is the medical director for several local dialysis units. Additionally, he is the Medical Director of St. Joseph’s Hospital Acute Dialysis Center.

Dr. Navarro obtained his degree in medicine in 1983 and has conducted research for over twenty years (CV) functioning as principal investigator in well over 100 clinical studies.

Dr. Navarro oversees all research activities at Genesis Clinical Research. He mentors new investigators and fosters new relationships with physicians interested in becoming investigators and new sponsors. Dr. Navarro maintains certification in Good Clinical Practice and the Protection of Human Subjects.

Otto Ostolaza-Garcia, MD
Sub Investigator

Dr. Ostolaza-Garcia joined Genesis Clinical Research in 2014 after working as a medical doctor specializing in nephrology. Dr. Ostolaza is board certified in both internal medicine and nephrology.

Dr. Ostolaza developed a fast and intense interest in clinical research (CV) and is known for his positive interactions with patients and knowledge of ongoing and upcoming studies. Dr. Ostolaza is heavily involved in patient recruitment and works closely with all research staff.

Cassie Miller

Director of Clinical Research



Charles Phillips, LPN
Clinical Research Coordinator
Harri Ann Turnipseed, LPN
Clinical Research Coordinator
Lauren Betancourt
Data Entry Specialist