Who We Are

Our Experience

Our core team is exceptional in their field of clinical studies, having a combined 50+ years of experience in conducting clinical trials. We are passionate about the work we do every day. We believe that clinical studies will advance medicine and help people live better lives from the work we are doing. With this mentality, we strive for greatness in each area of work that we do.

Areas of Expertise

We are a multi specialty site with Investigators specializing in:

  • Cardiology
  • Pediatrics
  • Gastroenterology
  • Dermatology
  • Nephrology
  • Pain Management
  • Psychiatry
  • Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise

We are a multi specialty site with Investigators specializing in:

  • Cardiology
  • Pediatrics
  • Gastroenterology
  • Dermatology
  • Nephrology
  • Pain Management
  • Psychiatry
  • Internal Medicine

Capabilities

Why partner with us? We understand the importance of accurate, real time data. We provide exceptional care for our study participants while at the same time collecting precise usable data. Our staff are highly trained and have the experience needed to conduct any study. Located in the heart of Naples, FL we are a leading site in the area of heart failure, heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, Aging Frailty, and many more.

Meet Our Team

Dr. Julian J. Javier

Dr. Julian J Javier is a board certified Interventional cardio-vascular specialist in private practice in Naples, Florida. He did his cardiovascular specialty at Saint Louis University 

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and his Interventional Cardiology specialty at University of Arkansas for Medical Science in Little Rock Arkansas. He is board certified in Cardiovascular disease and in interventional Cardiology and is fellow of the American College of Cardiology and of the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions.

He has extensive experience in endovascular Disease, he practiced at the Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute internationally from 1998 to 2005 center known for its pioneering in endovascular disease, and was member of the research department and staff of the cardiovascular department.

Dr. Javier has been involved in academics since 1996 when he was faculty of the University of Arkansas for Medical Science and director of the Coronary care unit at the VA system in Little Rock. He has a Voluntary Assistant professor of the University of Miami School of Medicine and Adjunct professor of Medicine at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Javier has been in Naples since 2004 and is the director of the Naples Cardiac Endovascular Center, dedicated to the treatment of Cardiac and vascular disorders.

He has authored 6 books chapters and multiple peer reviewed articles in Endovascular Disease and has been principal investigator in many trials developing new therapeutic technique to treat endovascular disorder. Dr. Javier is a frequent invited speaker in many National and International conferences for Venous Disorders.

Dr. Leandro Perez

Dr. Perez is board certified in cardiovascular medicine, nuclear cardiology, interventional cardiology, endovascular interventions and adult echocardiography.

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He is an Interventional Cardiologist and Endovascular Specialist at Naples Cardiac & Endovascular Center. He serves as both Principal Investigator and Sub-Investigator for Advanced Research for Health Improvement. Dr. Perez has 15+ years of clinical research experience in the areas of congestive heart failure, vascular diseases, cardiomyopathy, metabolic disease and electrophysiology.

Dr. Hector Cordero

Dr. Cordero graduated from University Autonomous of Santo Domingo and completed his residency at UMDNJ in Newark, NJ. Dr. Cordero is a Pediatrician specializing in pediatric asthma studies.

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He serves as A Principal Investigator on these studies. Dr. Cordero has 15+ years of experience in pediatric clinical trials. He has extensive experience is the areas of asthma, ear, nose & throat diseases, metabolic disease, and allergies.

Juan C. Ramos, M.S.

Juan manages all clinical and laboratory activities. He coordinates trials and is the main trainer for all other clinical coordinators and lab staff. Juan obtained his Bachelor’s of Science

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in Biomedical Sciences from Inter American University of Puerto Rico in 2008 and his Masters of Science from the University of Puerto Rico School of Pharmacy in 2013. He has 12+ years of experience conducting research on drug development and clinical trials. He serves as the Clinical Trial Manager for Advanced Research for Health Improvement.

Kelly E. Calistri, B.S.

Kelly began her career in research in 2002 after graduating from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville with a Bachelor’s in Psychology. She worked at one of the leading clinical trial sites

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in the U.S. and held several positions from Intake Coordinator, to Clinical Study Coordinator and Clinical Operations Manager. In 2010, she was involved as a Consultant in the startup of a new clinical trial site in Decatur, Ga. She relocated to Naples, FL with her husband and two boys in 2013 where she continued her consultant role for dermatology studies. In 2017 she joined ARHI as a Research Consultant serving the role as Operations Manager.