Dennis joined the team in January 2022, focusing on guiding, orienting, and connecting investigators to the vast research resources available at Duke, as well as assisting in the Intent to Submit process and protocol development. His career in clinical and public health research has spanned 15 years. He previously served as a Clinical Research Coordinator and later as Assistant Research Practice Manager at the Duke Cancer Institute. He has also served in a variety of other research roles at Duke over a decade. He earned a BA in Psychology from the State University of New York at New Paltz and an MPH from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.