Doctoral Candidate, MSN, CTN, RN, Clinical Research Strategist
Ms. Barlow’s career began in healthcare as a Certified Nurse’s Aide 25 years ago. She then went on to complete a BSN in Nursing in 2005 at Langston University and an MSN in Nursing with an advanced specialty practice in Clinical Trials at Drexel University in 2011. Currently, Ms. Barlow is pursuing her Ph.D. in Nursing, with a specialty focus in Interdisciplinary Health Systems through Walden University, expected graduation Fall 2020. Ms. Barlow has served as a research nurse, clinical research coordinator, clinical research monitor, principal investigator, clinical research associate, and as the director of clinical research serving six hospital health systems. She has served in the academic medical center and in community-based hospital health systems conducting clinical trials.
Throughout her career, Ms. Barlow created and established a clinical research institute across Northeastern Oklahoma, implemented clinical research compliance, e-regulatory, electronic medical record source documentation, and automated billing compliance programs. Ms. Barlow specializes in clinical trial electronic systems, and she is a clinical research nurse specialist. She has served as an IRB consultant for the last eight years, developing policy and procedure and overseeing clinical trial reviews. Ms. Barlow has also served in academia, teaching research and critical care to nursing students.