Dr. Samir Arora attended medical school in Manipal, India. He completed his residency at Hamot Medical Center in Erie, Pennsylvania, where he worked on multiple original research studies.
Since then, Dr. Arora has been a Principle and Sub Investigator involved in Phase I-IV clinical research on over 200 studies. He's conducted studies in the therapeutic areas of hypertension, diabetes, obesity, hyperlipidemia, pain, asthma, COPD, osteoarthritis, vaccines, hormone replacement therapy, smoking cessation, peptic ulcer disease, and contraception. Dr. Arora also holds the prestigious CPI designation by the ACRP, serves as an advisor on various pharmaceutical drug development panels and is a frequent speaker across the country.
Dr. Arora is board-certified in Family Medicine and has extensive practice experience in a managed care setting. He served as the Associate Medical Director for a large primary care practice for five years, then in a group practice for 8 years, and has subsequently focused his practice on elderly care.
Currently, Dr. Arora serves as Medical Director for multiple extended care facilities in the Columbus area, and is engaged in the development and management of such care centers. He’s also the President and Medical Director of Columbus Clinical Research and is actively involved in the running of the company.
Dr. Arora is married with three children and enjoys spending time with his family and their activities.