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  • Maribel Puentes

    Maribel Puentes

    Marketing and Outreach Representative

    Maribel is our marketing and outreach representative and her role is to execute the planning, development and implementation of all the organization’s marketing, communications and public relations activities.

    Her tasks include educating and providing information about our clinical research studies as well as discussing the services Dr. Ng’s private clinic offers to the general public and organizations within the community. She also assists with recruiting potential participants for our research studies throughout the local community and following up with potential referrals who were interested in our various studies.

    Maribel has worked with various agencies to outreach and brings several years of experience as well as established relationships she has within the community already. She is bilingual and has been working with our office since September 2019.


    Bernardo Ng M.D.

    Principal Investigator & Rater (Board Certified Psychiatrist)

    Ernesto Tiznado, M.D.

    Board Certified Pediatric Neurologist

    Manjusha Kurada, M.D.

    Board Certified Psychiatrist

    Patricia Ogude, MSN FNP-BC, RN

    Sub-Investigator (Licensed Family Nurse Practitioner)

    Erike Apolinar, LMFT

    Sub-Investigator & Rater (Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist)

    Judy Galindo, CCRC

    Director of Research (Certified Clinical Research Coordinator)

    Leslie Michelle Dowling

    Bilingual Clinical Research Coordinator & Phlebotomist

    Rossy Sanchez

    Clinical Research Coordinator

    Nydia Fregoso

    Research Assistant and Pre-Screener/Recruiter

    Adolfo Ng

    Research Assistant