Lincoln (Cardiology Studies), Nebraska

Velocity Clinical Research at Pioneer Heart Institute, Lincoln

Velocity’s cardiology research site in Lincoln partners with Pioneer Heart Institute to conduct clinical trials for drugs, medical devices, and diagnostics intended to help assess and treat cardiovascular disorders and conditions. Typical studies at this site involve medications or medical devices intended to help assess and treat cardiovascular disorders, such as heart disease, hypertension, stroke, hyperlipidemia, and more. Acquired by Velocity in 2022, the Lincoln location was founded in 2021 as part of Meridian Clinical Research.

Through the partnership with Pioneer Heart, the site is easily accessible to thousands of patients, including those established with the practice. All trials conducted at the site are performed in accordance with ICH and FDA guidelines, and in compliance with GCP. Our Lincoln team is committed to being a resource for study participants, to providing the highest quality of patient care with compassion and kindness, and to advancing medicine through research.

Velocity Clinical Research at Pioneer Heart Institute, Lincoln
6940 Van Dorn Street, Suite 201, Lincoln, NE 68506

Phone: (531) 530-2801

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About Velocity Clinical Research

155,000+ people have a joined a study at Velocity

Many people enjoy the study experience and have joined several clinical trials at Velocity.

Velocity has decades of research experience

With sites that were established as long ago as 1986, Velocity has experts who have supported clinical trials for decades.

Velocity studies are led by healthcare professionals

All clinical trials conducted at Velocity are overseen by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Our experienced research team in Lincoln (Cardiology Studies)

Every clinical trial is overseen by a Principal Investigator – a physician who is responsible for the rights, safety and welfare of the study participants. All physicians at Velocity are board certified in their specialty area(s) and all research staff is trained in clinical research regulations, including GCP and HIPAA. Our clinical research team in Lincoln (Cardiology Studies) is dedicated to conducting quality research in a professional and caring environment.

  • Steven Martin, MD, FACC

    Principal Investigator
    Steven Martin, MD, FACC is a cardiovascular disease expert, sub-specializing in general and high-risk coronary artery interventional cardiac catheterization. Board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology, Dr. Martin received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. He completed his residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, and a Critical Care fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. Dr. Martin also completed Cardiology & Interventional Cardiology fellowships at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Heart Institute in Houston, TX. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, Nebraska Medical Association, and Nebraska Chapter ACC.

  • Douglas Netz, MD, FACC

    Principal Investigator
    Douglas Netz, MD, FACC is an interventional cardiologist with extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology, Dr. Netz received his Doctor of Medicine
    from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in Omaha, NE and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Before serving as Chief Fellow during his fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, he served as Chief Resident at the Omaha VA Medical Center. Dr. Netz is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, and a member of the Nebraska Medical Association.

    Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha Nebraska
    served as Chief Fellow

  • Denes Korpas, MD, FACC

    Principal Investigator
    Denes Korpas, MD, FACC is an interventional cardiologist, providing comprehensive cardiovascular care. Board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Dr. Korpas received his medical degree from Semmelweis Medical School in Budapest, Hugary. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA and a Cardiology Fellowship at Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American College of Physicians, American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, and Nebraska Medical Association.

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