The Research Team | UnityPoint Health - Peoria

The Research Team

VP/Chief Medical Officer

Gary L. Knepp, DO

Medical Director

Vaughn Hanna, MD

Clinical Research Manager

Amy Pace

 amy.pace@unitypoint.org or call 309-672-3118.

Research Nurse

Deanna Ruder, RN, BSN

deanna.ruder@unitypoint.org or call 309-672-4808.

Research Nurse

Dean Thompson, RN

 dean.thompson@unitypoint.org or call 309-672-3194.

Clinical Research Associate

Virginia Theodorof

Virginia.theodorof@unitypoint.org or 309-672-3153.

Research Specialist Lab

Sandy Pottorf, CLS (ASCP)

 sandy.pottorf@unitypoint.org or call 309-672-4910.