Supervisor, Research & Clinical Trials, Winthrop Wound Healing Center
Ms. DiGregorio holds a Bachelor of Science degree with distinction and maintains certification as a Clinical Research Professional by the Society of Clinical Research Associates. She has worked in various areas of health care for over 10 years. Her career in clinical research began at Massachusetts General Hospital in 2010 as a study team member on the first and largest cardiac and diabetic patient cohort derived from MGH. At the Francis H. Burr Proton Therapy Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, then one of nine functioning cyclotrons in the United States, Julie managed Phase II interventional clinical trials investigating the use of neoadjuvant Proton Beam Radiation Therapy in the treatment of pancreatic adenocarcinoma and metastatic liver disease. She subsequently worked on a number of clinical trials in the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation Research at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City before coming to Winthrop-University Hospital in August 2013 to coordinate all government-funded and investigator-initiated research activity in the Division of Wound Care and Regenerative Medicine.