Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Julie Sicam

Julie L Sicam, MT, MSHS

Julie L. Sicam, MT (ASCP), MSHS

Director
Academic Office of Clinical Trials

E-mail: jsicam@houstonmethodist.org

 

Biography

Julie started her career in research as a Research Assistant for the Michigan State University Department of Pathology collecting data for placental research.  After graduating from Michigan State University with Bachelors in Medical Technology, she completed her medical technology internship at Saint Vincent’s Hospital in Jacksonville, FL.  Julie began her career in medical technology as a Medical Technologist at Duke University Medical Center in the Carl Clinical Laboratory specializing in Hematology. After several years in the clinical laboratory setting, Julie took her knowledge to the research industry and worked as a Clinical Research Associate for two major CRO, Quintiles and PPD focusing on oncology research.  In conjunction with spending several years as a clinical research associate, Julie completed her Master of Health Sciences in Clinical Research at George Washington University, in Washington, DC.  Julie has over twelve years conducting oncology clinical trials, most recently managing global oncology project management staff with several biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, including Introgen Therapeutics, Eisai Medical Research and Abbott Laboratories. Julie now serves  as the Director of the Academic Office of Clinical Trials for The Methodist Hospital Research Institute.