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Faculty and Staff


Karl D. Kieburtz, MD, MPH
Robert J. Joynt Professor in Neurology
Director, Clinical & Translational Science Institute
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Research
Director, Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics
Phone: (585) 275-8911

Giovanni Schifitto , MD
Program Director
Associate Professor
Neurology & Imaging Sciences
Phone: (585) 275-0558

Mark Frampton, MD
Associate Program Director
Medicine & Environmental Medicine
Phone: (585) 275-4861

Kathleen M. Jensen, MHSA
Administrative Manager
Phone: (585) 275-0674

Research Nursing

Patricia H. Pincus, RN, MPH, CIC, CCRC
Nurse Manager
Phone: (585) 275-2907
Fax: (585) 273-1195


Patricia Stewart, PhD, RD
Bionutrition Manager
Senior Instructor of Pediatric Adolescent Medicine
Phone: (585) 275-3918
Fax: (585) 273-1195


Noya Rackovsky , MS
DEXA Technician
Phone: (585) 273-4920
Fax: (585) 273-1195


NIH Funding Acknowledgement ** Important ** All publications resulting from the utilization of CTSI resources are required to credit the CTSI grant by including the NIH FUNDING ACKNOWLEDGEMENT and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.

Contact Us

601 Elmwood Avenue
G-5035 unit (ground floor)
Rochester, NY 14642

(585) 275-2907

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday, 7:00am-7:30pm
Friday, 7:00am-12:00pm
Saturday & Sunday, Closed