LGBT Cancer Project

Eastern Research

Therapeutic Areas

Cardiology/Vascular Diseases
Dermatology
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology
Hematology
Infections and Infectious Diseases
Internal Medicine
Musculoskeletal
Neurology
Obstetrics/Gynecology (Women’s Health)
Oncology
Ophthalmology
Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, Throat)
Psychiatry/Psychology
Pulmonary/Respiratory Diseases
Rheumatology
Trauma (Emergency, Injury, Surgery)

Center Overview

Eastern Research is an independent multi-specialty clinical research center. Centrally located, very close to major highways and express ways. Our site has a rapid turn around time on CTAs and budgets. We are committed to providing the highest quality data because we understand how important clinical trials are to our sponsors. We always try to meet the enrollment target and in many ways far exceed it. Our screen failure rate is usually below 10%. The close cooperation between our study staff with sponsors have earned us the highest quality marks from the sponsors who work with us.

Clinical Research Experience

Eastern Research conducts Phase I to IV clinical trials in the following therapeutic areas:
Cardiology/Vascular Diseases
Dermatology
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology
Hematology
Infectious Diseases
Musculoskeletal
Neurology
Gynecology
Opthalmology
Otolaryngology
Psychiatry/Psychology

Facility Description

Our facility is exclusively for clinical research

  • Dedicated rooms for monitors
  • Fast Internet access
  • -20 freezer
  • -70 freezer
  • Regrigerator
  • Refrigerated centrifuge
  • ECG equipment
  • Access to X-ray/radiology, CT-scan, and endoscopy facilities
  • Within 2 miles of Hialeah Hospital
  • Centrally located
  • Less than 20 minutes from Miami International Airport
  • Close to all Miami and Miami Beach amenities
  • Abundance of public transportation
  • Free parking to those who drive

Investigator Experience

Eastern Research Principal Investigators are active medical practitioners, either in specialized solo practices or as partners in well-established group practices. Our Principal Investigators have 6-10 years of clinical research experience.

Eduardo M. Almaguer MD
Principal Investigator

Agustin J. LaTorre MD
Principal Investigator/Sub-I

Robert Contucci MD
Director of ENT

Carlos Ramos MD
Director of Internal Medicine

Staff Expertise

Raquel Gonzalez CRC 15 years experience, Med Tech

Yisell Scutary CRC 9 years experience, foreign physician

Patient Demographics

Eastern Research is located in the middle of a popular multicultural area. We recruit our subjects through our computerized database, radio, TV, mewspaper advertising, referrals and from all our physicians private practice.

12-18 years --- 10%
19-64 years --- 80%
65 and up ----- 10%

Caucasian -- 10%
Hispanic ----- 63%
African American -- 20%
Asian ------------- 2%
Other ------------- 5%

Contact Center

If you are interested in contacting this center to discuss placing a clinical trial there, please complete and send the email form below. A representative from the research center will then follow up with you.