The Cardiology Pod provides many opportunities to improve cardiovascular patient care. For a description of all cardiology studies open at Renown Health, visit our clinical trials list at

Cardiology Pod

Lisa English – Lead Clinical Research Coordinator

Lisa joined the Renown Research team as the Lead Cardiology Research Coordinator in April of 2019, after working in Oncology Research at a NCI-designated Cancer Center in Kansas City. She has extensive clinical experience as a Technical Director and Registered Cardiovascular Sonographer for several Clinical Cardiology groups and hospitals in KC. Her Bachelor’s degree in Science Education laid the foundation for her to be able to help improve the health and quality of life for many wonderful patients and their families through research and cutting-edge treatments. Being new to the Reno area, she and her husband are enjoying hiking, kayaking, camping, and exploring the region every chance they get.

Bridget Neumann – Clinical Research Associate

Bridget has been a Clinical Research Associate for over 6 years. She began as a CNA over twenty years ago and with the Renown Institute for Heart and Vascular Health as a Cardiovascular Technician. With the move into research, she has learned a lot about research from IRB submissions, subject recruitment, following study protocol and procedures to closing out studies. She continues to expand her expertise in her role as a Clinical Research Associate. She is a licensed phlebotomist.