Corrine Packer, MBBS, MBA

Clinical Research Assistant/ Specialty Medications Authorization Specialist

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 9543973251


Masters Business Administration (MBA), Health Economics, Policy and Administration | 08/2018- 12/2020
Ball State University | Muncie, Indiana

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.)│08/2002-06/2007
University of the West Indies│ Mona, Jamaica, W.I.
• Award for excellent achievement in Internal Medicine

Bachelor of Medical Sciences ( B MedSci.) │08/2002-06/2005
University of the West Indies │Mona, Jamaica, W.I.

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Biology – Honors (Cum Laude)│ 08/1999-05/2002
Central Connecticut State University │New Britain, CT

Professional Experience

Clinical Research Assistant/ Specialty Medications Authorization Specialist | 09/2021- current Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research I Hollywood, Florida

Group Medical Training/ Development Officer, and Clinical Assistant | 04/2018 – 03/2020 Associates MD Medical Group| Davie, Florida

  • Clinical Assistant to group practice
  •  Co-develop/ design training protocols and assessments to build select clinical competencies of medical staff /EMR training

Clinical Observership: Endocrinology │12/2015
Cleveland Clinic- Florida│Weston, FL
• Completed clinical rounds with attending endocrinologist
• Completed patient history and clinical examinations, and presented assessment and patient care plan

Clinical Coordinator│10/ 2014 –12/2017
Plantation Primary Care Physicians│ Plantation, Florida
• Assisted internists with the daily functions of the office including preparing patients for procedures, reviewing patient
results, entering and reviewing clinical notes, referrals, patient education and counseling.

Chief University Physician and Public Health Educator│10/ 2011- 01/2014
The Mico University College- Health Center │ Kingston, Jamaica
• Restructured the health center to become fully operational, through the implementation of new health care policies,
redesign of patient care system and reorganization of student and staff health records.
• Hired, trained and managed health center staff.
• Conceived patient education initiatives including the Annual Mico Health Fair, and student/staff wellness program, and
“Safe Sexual Practices” campaign,
• Formed local partnerships to gain on-campus presence of the mobile mammography and mobile eye testing units.

Jamaica Southern Regional Health Authority
Medical Officer│07/2010- 07/2011
Black River Hospital St. Elizabeth, Jamaica
• Obstetrics and Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Emergency Room.

Jamaica South East Regional Health Authority
Medical Officer: Family Medicine│07/2009- 06/2010
Stony Hill Health Center│ Kingston, Jamaica

Senior House Officer: Family Medicine│01/2009-06/2009
Edna Manley Health Center│ Kingston, Jamaica

Senior House Officer: Emergency Room │07/2008-12/2008
University Hospital of the West Indies │Kingston, Jamaica

Clinical Internship │07/2007-06/2008
University of the West Indies│Kingston, Jamaica
• Clinical rotations at several hospitals including: Kingston Public Hospital, Bustamante Hospital for Children and Victoria
Jubilee Hospital.

Research Publications

• Packer CF, Bickel S, Dattilo JB. Vein Obstruction. 2020 Jul 15. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL):
StatPearls Publishing; 2020 Jan–. PMID: 30725940.

• CF Packer, B Manna. Ulcer, Diabetic. StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2018 Jan-.
2018 Jun 14. PMID .29763062

• KR Chin, FJR Pencle, CF Packer, NT Britton, AV Coombs, RF Douglas, JA Seale
Incidence and Risk Analysis of Surgical Site Infection in Spine Surgery Patients in an Outpatient versus Hospital
Cohort. West Indian Medical Journal 10 July, 2017 [Epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.7727/wimj.2017.035

• FJR Pencle, NT Britton, CF Packer, JA Seale, KR Chin
Avoiding Transfusion in 700 consecutive Outpatient Spine Surgery Patients Using Less Exposure Surgery
Techniques. West Indian Medical Journal 24 May, 2017 [Epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.7727/wimj.2017.030

• Chin KR, Pencle FJ, Coombs AV, Elsharkawy M, Packer CF, et al. Clinical Outcomes With Midline Cortical Bone
Trajectory Pedicle Screws Versus Traditional Pedicle Screws in Moving Lumbar Fusions From Hospitals to
Outpatient Surgery Centers. Clin Spine Surg. 2016 Sep 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27642816 doi:

• Chin KR, Pencle FJ, Coombs AV, Packer CF, et al. Eligibility of Outpatient Spine Surgery Candidates in a Single
Private Practice. Clin Spine Surg. 2016 Mar 17. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26992175 doi: