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Gina Kelly

Director, Engagement Operations

Gina Kelly is the Director of Engagement Operations for Premier Applied Sciences®, the research and analytics division of Premier. She has more than 30 years of experience in healthcare in multiple settings. Kelly worked in acute care hospitals as a Registered Nurse for many years before becoming involved in clinical research. She has held several positions as both a Clinical Research Coordinator for the Duke University Cooperative Cardiovascular Society, as well as a Clinical Research Manager at The Center for Excellence in Aging and Lifelong Health in Williamsburg, Virginia. Prior to joining Premier, she was the Director, Research and Discovery for Riverside Health System in Newport News, Virginia, and was responsible for the creation of a system-wide centralized research department to include academic, translational and clinical research. Kelly holds an associate’s degree in nursing as well a bachelor’s degree in clinical research administration from The George Washington University.  She has been certified as a clinical research professional since 2006 through the Society of Clinical Research Associates.  


  • BSHS, Clinical Research Administration, The George Washington University
  • R.N., Nursing, The George Washington University


Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP)
Society of Clinical Research Associates

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