Photo of vascular research coordinator Christy Pifer

Christy Pifer joined UC Davis Health System in March 2006. She is a senior clinical research coordinator and member of the UC Davis Vascular Center team. She oversees the development and conduct of clinical research projects within the Vascular Center and manages several multi-center clinical trials of new therapies for vascular disease.

Pifer graduated from CSU Sacramento in 1999 with a bachelor of science degree in exercise physiology. Over the past eight years, she has coordinated clinical trials in cardiology, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, women's health and urology. She is currently certified as a clinical research coordinator by the Society of Clinical Research Professionals.