Research Applications (RISC)

The Enterprise Research Applications team helps coordinate, lead and support faculty and research study staff in their electronic data capture (EDC), web-based survey and application needs for research studies.  This team will help identify the optimal study tool(s) given the investigator’s requirements. Learn more about these services.

Lynn Simpson

Senior Manager


Ashley Procter

Associate Applications Analyst

Ashley works with several ERIS applications, and the majority of her work is application support with end users, quality assurance (QA) testing, improving processes and developing any written materials for the applications.


Meet Aviva

Aviva Buck-Yael

Application Analyst II

Aviva is an experienced REDCap systems administrator with a passion for research data science. Aviva’s primary responsibility on the RISC team is to provide custom solutions for MGB Research teams. 


David Clark

Systems Designer

David works on Research Core projects to enhance REDCap functionality. David joins the team with vast experience with online application development and server administration.


Dimitar Dimitrov

Engineering Manager

Dimo manages DCS IT infrastructure and applications, and he develops custom functionality for a number of applications. In addition, he designs and develops custom systems for different labs at Partners.


Eduardo Morales

Systems Engineer

Eduardo focuses on REDCap development, utilizing his vast experience in clinical database management and development for research applications.


Jeremy Alphonse

Project Analyst

Jeremy supports researchers and clinicians in their use of REDCap to collect and store questionnaire and survey response data. He’s responsible for all aspects of REDCap user support which includes answering questions daily about how to use REDCap, how to optimize settings and modules, and troubleshooting issues.


Kathleen Rossi-Roh

Project Specialist

 Kathy works with researchers interested in using mobile devices, wearables, ect. She has a background in survey research, including outcomes and patient satisfaction applications. 



Liane Allen

LabArchives Application Analyst

Liane supports the LabArchives rollout by providing technical support and documentation.



Daniel Foley

Application Analyst ll

 Dan is an experienced REDCap Administrator who supports researchers and clinicians in their use of REDCap. Dan focuses on support for creating projects, data collection and database management, providing ongoing REDCap technical support and providing end user education and training. 




David Heskett

Systems Designer

 David focuses on the design of REDCap projects, external modules, programming and administrative support.



Stacey Duey

Senior Project Specialist

 Stacey provides QA/improvement, data analysis, data delivery and strategic planning and support across multiple applications and teams.