Sr. Clinical Research Associate
Sr. Clinical Specialist
Palm Springs, CA
Tony Sestrich serves as a Sr. Clinical Research Associate and Sr. Clinical Specialist for Hart Clinical Consultants (HCC). Based in Palm Springs, CA, Sestrich manages all aspects of clinical trial operations and proctors procedures for innovative medical devices.
Sestrich brings nearly 35 years of clinical and research experience to HCC with therapeutic expertise in the areas of cardiovascular, peripheral vascular and neurovascular intervention. Prior to joining HCC, Sestrich served as a Senior Field Clinical Research Associate (CRA) for Guidant Corporation/Abbott Vascular, where he was responsible for conducting a wide range of site trial management duties. His career highlights include managing projects involving carotid, coronary unprotected left main stenting and IVUS with a novel coronary DES stent design.
Sestrich has worked with clinical sites and investigators from across the globe, including Canada, Brazil and Germany. He speaks German and basic Brazilian Portuguese.
Sestrich previously held Cath Lab RN positions at such established facilities as the Arizona Heart Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, California Pacific Medical Center in the San Francisco Bay Area and Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California.
Sestrich is a registered nurse and credentialed by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals as a CCRA.