OCR Leadership

The OCR Leadership ensures the development of clinical trials and of the infrastructure needed to support the clinical research enterprise.

Parchayi Dalal, MPH, CCRC


Director, Office of Clinical Research

As the Director of OCR, Parchayi leads and administers the centralized infrastructure of the OCR and provides overall accountability for the clinical, regulatory, and financial programs within the OCR. She also assists the Cancer Center Senior Leadership with the development, promotion and implementation of the Cancer Center strategic plan for clinical trials research and the development of research affiliations within UVA, with NCI, and with industry providing expansion of clinical trials opportunities for Cancer Center patients.

For more information, please contact Parchayi Dalal at pd9d@uvahealth.org.


Robert Dreicer, MD, MS, FACP, FASCO

Dreicer, Robert

Associate Director for Clinical Research

As the Cancer Center’s Associate Director for Clinical Research, Dr. Dreicer works on strengthening its clinical research enterprise by engaging Cancer Center clinicians and researchers in the development and implementation of clinical trials evaluating cutting-edge cancer therapies.

For more information, please contact Robert Dreicer at rd7va@uvahealth.org.



Dina Gould Halme, PhD


Associate Director for Research Administration

As Associate Director for Research Administration, Dr. Halme manages all aspects of the Cancer Center research enterprise. Her responsibilities include fiscal and administrative management of the Office for Clinical Research.

For more information, please contact Dina Gould Halme at dgh8a@uvahealth.org.




To view the Office of Clinical Research organizational chart, click here.