Contact Us

For organ donation and issues of donor suitability please call us Toll Free at 866-731-6585. We are available 24hr/day and will refer to you to the appropriate staff member.

For general information, please contact our Administrative Staff

Mark Atkinson, Ph.D. nPOD Executive Director
Carmella Evans-Molina, MD, Ph.D. nPOD Co-Executive Director
Alberto Pugliese, MD nPOD Co-Executive Director

Administrative Core Staff

Robert O’Flynn, BA HDS-C nPOD OPO Liaison and Organ Donor Development Coordinator
Brittany Pratt, BA nPOD Investigator Coordinator
Alice Zhang nPOD Program Assistant

Organ Processing and Pathology Core Staff

Helmut Hiller, MS nPOD OPPC Manager
Maria Beery, MSCARE-T1D OPPC Manager
Ellen Verney, MSnPOD Core Research Specialist
RobinRobin Foss, BA, BHS, PS (ASCP)nPOD Core Pathology Assistant
Amanda Ramella, BSnPOD Laboratory Technician – Histology
Casey Grubel, BS nPOD Core Research Technician
Alexis Meier, BA nPOD Core Research Technician
RobinKacie Geelhoed, BS nPOD Core Research Technician

nPOD Administrative Office contact information

University of Florida, College of Medicine
Phone: (352) 273-8277
1275 Center Drive, BMSB Room J586
Fax: (352) 273-9370
PO Box 100275
Gainesville, FL 32610-0275