Andrea Peterson-Brown is one of the newest additions to the research team. However, she has been assisting with Bateman’s research studies for over 15 years. While working in the clinical trials research unit (CTRU), she helped with a multitude of studies. Services included blood and CSF collection, infusion administration, LP assistance and routine nursing services. Peterson-Brown has been a registered nurse for over 26 years, receiving degrees from Jewish College of Nursing and Allied Health and Barnes College of Nursing at University of Missouri-St.Louis. She is currently completing a MSN Nurse Educator degree at Goldfarb School of Nursing. Peterson-Brown will be working on several studies with a primary concentration on the DIAN observational study. She enjoys interacting with patients and is extremely excited to be a part of Bateman’s world-wide, important and innovative research projects.