Meet The Team

Kaye Doiron

Site Director, Regulatory Specialist, CEO

Kaye Doiron, CEO is the owner and founder of several New Orleans businesses. After a successful touring career in Jazz, Kaye began her entrepreneurial endeavors with the creation of Love Swimming in 2000. Love Swimming provides child centered swimming lessons to over 1000 children a year. In 2009, she created Women Under Study to contribute to expanding the frontier in women’s health and promote the representation of women in research. Women Under Study has remained dedicated to finding solutions to women’s health concerns from medical needs to the social issues they face.

Viv Huilgol, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Investigator of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Vivek Huilgol, MD, also known as Dr. Viv, is a gastroenterologist (“GI doc”) and liver specialist in private practice in New Orleans. He has a long history of bringing research opportunities to patients not previously being served. A former Flight Surgeon in the Royal Australian Air Force and a long-time champion for veteran care, he joins Kaye Doiron to co-found NOLA Research Works, adding significant leadership and experience to the partnership as well as offering his quality care to a broad spectrum of patients.

Cherie S. Niles, MD

MD Investigator

Dr. Cherie Niles, MD is a gastrointerologist and internist in New Orleans, LA. She received her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and has been in practice for more than 25 years. 

Jane Miller, MD

Principal Investigator

Dr. Jane Miller, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Lois Eaglin

Senior Clinical Research Coordinator

Lois Eaglin has extensive experience in clinical research since 2003.Her clinical research experience includes diabetes, fibroids, fatty liver disease, gastroenterology, migranes and women’s health.

Donna Terre

Lead Clinical Research Coordinator

Donna Terre is a native New Orleanian with over fifteen years of research experience. She began her career in research while working for an OB/GYN as a medical assistant.

Brian Sobalvarro

Clinical Research Coordinator

Brian Sobalvarro was born and raised in New Orleans. He started his career in research three years ago and knew from the start that it was to be his lifelong passion. 

Tynessia Phillips

Lab Manager, Research Assistant

Tynessia Phillips (AKA Ty) has been Phlebotomist in the healthcare field for the past fourteen years. Her direct responsibilities include taking vital signs, phlebotomy, and performing ECG’s.  

Lacey Muller, BS

Research and Admin Assistant

Lacey is a recent graduate of Holy Cross University. She first came to NOLA Research Works as a patient participating in our migraine study. Lacey suffers from Endometriosis and truly understands the daily challenges patients with chronic illness face.

Rhonda Clavo Guidry

Administrative Director, Pharmacist

Rhonda Clavo Guidry has been working in the health industry for over thirty years as an administrator. She she is the first smiling face you see upon walking into the Circa building. 


NOLA Research Works is currently enrolling the studies listed below.

Participants receive free medical care and cutting-edge medications.

Qualified participants often receive between $50-$70 per clinical visit for their time and travel.

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