ClinSearch, Clinical Research Specialists announces a transition in leadership at the 25-year-old clinical research site. Dr. Mark M. McKenzie is succeeding ClinSearch founder Dr. Richard A. Krause as medical director.
“I have a passion for medical care and the difference it makes in the lives of individuals,” said Dr. McKenzie. “Clinical research is essential to that effort, and as an investigator, I am committed to carrying on the mission of ClinSearch as we partner with sponsors in providing reliable data in the development of new therapies.”
Dr. McKenzie assumed leadership at ClinSearch in 2017. Dr. Krause will remain with the organization as a consultant.
Dr. McKenzie is a physician who completed medical school and residency at the Medical College of Ohio / University of Toledo. His undergraduate degrees are from Southern Adventist University. He practiced internal medicine in the Chattanooga area for the last 15 years and has experience as a sub-investigator in nearly 100 clinical research studies.