Sharon Tang, BS, CCRP
CHLA Associate Director, Clinical Research Support
SC CTSI Role
Sharon is the Associate Director of Operations for the Clinical Research Support Office at Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles. She works closely with the CRSO Clinical Research Coordinators to support a department’s clinical research protocol portfolio. She mentors and trains the CRCs to effectively coordinate research protocols from start-up to close-out.
Sharon has been a clinical research coordinator since 1999. She has coordinated research protocols at The Ohio State University’s James Comprehensive Cancer Center initially working on breast oncology protocols and then transitioned to a regulatory position. She eventually became the Assistant Program Manager for the Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Clinical Trials Office overseeing a pool of 8 CRCs as well as coordinating Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension studies. She returned to her home town of Los Angeles in 2011 to work at Cedars-Sinai coordinating Muscular Dystrophy studies until 2013 where she started working for the CHLA in the Nephrology Department.
Sharon is a foodie and long distance runner.