Keck School Faculty

Nicki Karimipour

Nicki Karimipour

Associate Director, Communications & Program Manager, Clinical Research Support (CRS)
Medicine
CSC-134b 2250 Alcazar St. Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles

Framing clinical and translational science: Examining the strategic social media communications of NCATS-funded CTSAs J Clin Transl Sci. 2021; 5(1):e123. . View in PubMed

The Altmetric era in eating disorder research: Assessing the association between Altmetric scores and citation scores for articles in the International Journal of Eating Disorders Int J Eat Disord. 2020 12; 53(12):2073-2078. . View in PubMed

Assessing Risk Perceptions of E-Smoking Devices: a Cross-Sectional Consumer Survey J Behav Health Serv Res. 2018 07; 45(3):499-505. . View in PubMed

A content analysis of Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) strategies for communicating about clinical research participation online J Clin Transl Sci. 2017 Dec; 1(6):340-351. . View in PubMed

Minimized, Not Medicalized: Media Framing of Concussions in the NFL on ESPN com. 2017. . View in PubMed

Suicide on the Sidelines: Media Portrayals of NFL Players’ Suicides from June 2000 to September 2012 Journal of Sports Media. 2016; 1(11):49-80. . View in PubMed

Nothing to Cough At: Framing Analysis of Media Coverage ofthe 2012 Florida Tuberculosis Incident Journal of Florida Studies. 2014; 1(3). . View in PubMed

In her role at SC CTSI, Dr. Nicki Karimipour establishes and maintains essential relationships with key stakeholders within and outside of the Institute for the purposes of furthering CTSI’s reach, mission statement, and adoption of services among local investigators. In addition, she handles internal and external communications, oversees marketing efforts, branding, and media relations.

In her role within the Clinical Research Support program, she oversees high-level clinical trial operations while planning and implementing strategic initiatives to promote effective, streamlined and compliant clinical research. She also assists investigators with the development of communications plans for maximizing participant recruitment, and works with other SC CTSI core groups to leverage existing recruitment tools and collaboratively develop new tools.
sc ctsi logoPowered by SC CTSI