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Amanda Santimaw, MS, CCRC, CRCP
Director of Clinical Research

Amanda is the Director of Clinical Research for the 8 locations of Arizona Arthritis & Rheumatology, plus 3 external physician locations. She is responsible for the oversight of over 180 current clinical trials, 17 Principal Investigators, 24 dedicated research staff working in rheumatology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, and internal medicine. She has 15 years of experience working in Phase I-IV clinical trials, observational studies, and retrospective data analysis. Amanda brings direct experience coordinating over 100 studies is multiple indications, including neurology, rheumatology, surgery, and internal medicine. She also has experience in Investigator Initiated Trials and has designed, conducted, and submitted 2 in the past 2 years. Amanda remains current on all new trends and policies in clinical research as a current member of ACRP, SOCRA, MAGI, RAPS, and attends the annual conferences. Amanda received both her Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science in Clinical Research Management from Arizona State University. When Amanda is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and new baby, going hiking, camping, and traveling.