Ashley Cohen, BSN, RN Clinical Research Coordinator Ashley is the Kovler Diabetes Center’s Clinical Research Coordinator. In this role, Ashley assists with the execution of Kovler’s various clinical research trials including study outreach, maintenance of registries, management of volunteers, processing of samples, and initiation of new clinical trials. Ashley has over 5 years of experience as an inpatient nurse in the University of Chicago Medicine intensive care unit and the float pool, and still provides patient care at least one day a week. Ashley also has experience as a teaching assistant at the University of Chicago and as a research assistant in Dr Lou Philipson’s lab. Ashley enjoys melding her interests in patient care, biology, and research to give hope to patients fighting for a cure to T1D and other endocrine diseases.