Clinical Research Program Team
AMY SCHWEER, BSN, RN
Amy received her nursing diploma from St. Luke’s School of Nursing and subsequent bachelor’s of science degree in Nursing from Coe College. She has worked in cardio vascular nursing in the Cedar Rapids area for 30 years. She has been involved in a number of clinical trials over that period including inpatient and outpatient clinical trials in many different areas of clinical cardiology including EP device investigations, ACS investigations and heart failure trials.
AMY BECKER, BSN, RN
In addition to extensive clinical experience caring for heart failure and pulmonary hypertension patients, Amy has over 10 years of experience in clinical research at both University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and Mercy Hospital - Iowa City serving as coordinator for more than 40 projects. These projects have included a wide variety of investigations including multi-center clinical trials and registries. She completed her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing at Upper Iowa University.
TERRI GRANTHAM, MS, BSN, RN
Terri received her nursing diploma from Parkview Methodist School of Nursing, Fort Wayne, Indiana, a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and a Master’s of Science in Healthcare Administration from the College of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois. She has worked in the Cedar Rapids area in healthcare for more than 40 years. Since 2006 she has served as the lead cardiovascular research manager, responsible for overseeing variety of cardiovascular research projects including multi-center clinical trials, institutional cardiovascular outcomes projects and cardiovascular registries.