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Primary Investigator

Clinical Director

Lab Director


Research and Clinical Consultant

  • Clint Devin, MD

Post Doctoral Research Fellow


Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Surgery Residents

  • Benjamin Weisenthal, MD
  • Jeffrey Hills, MD

Medical Students

  • Joshua Daryoush, BS
  • Marjorie Butler, BS

Richard Call, Clinical/Translational Research Coordinator II

Richard Call's PhotoLocation: Vanderbilt Orthopeadics Institute, 1215 21st Avenue South, MCE South Tower, Suite 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
Office Phone: 615-875-3093  (x 5-3093)

Current Position: 

Clinical/Translational Research Coordinator II -- Vanderbilt Orthopeadic Institute, Vanderbilt University Medical Center. 

Prior Expereince: 

  • Clinical Trials Accociate I-- Orthopeadic Spine Institute, Vanderbilt University Medical Center 2011- 2018
  • Global Site Services Associate -- Covance, Inc, 2007-2010
  • Research Assistant II -- Division of Clinial Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center 2003-2007
  • Neurodiagnostic Technician -- Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center 2002-2003
  • Care Partner -- Orthopeadics and Urology Unit, Burn Center, Trauma Unit , Pediatric Medical Unit, Pediatric Surgical Unit and Adolecent Care Unit 1997-2002
  • Undergraduate Teaching Assistant -- Department of Chemistry, Middle Tennessee State Universiy 1999-2001
  • Emergency Medical Technician -- ASI, Inc 1995-1997


Middle Tennessee State University -- BS in Biology w/ Chemistry minor -- 2001

Completed Cohort 25 of the Vanderbilt Program in Research Administration Development Program -- 2017


Chotai S, Sivaganesan A, Sielatycki JA, Archer KR, Call R, McGirt MJ, Devin CJ. Surgeon-Level Variability in Outcomes, Cost and Co-morbidity Adjusted-Cost for Elective Lumbar Decompression and Fusion. Neurosurgery. 2017 Jun 14. [28633411]