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GREEN MOUNTAIN RESEARCH INSTITUTE is Rutland, Vermont's only independent clinical research site.

We are a small team working to improve healthcare through education, advocacy, and of course, through research with the hope of changing the lives of those who suffer from different conditions. We are a multi-specialty trial site that performs Phase II-IV FDA supervised clinical studies with the help of volunteers to advance medical care & treatments.

The studies we conduct offer participants unique opportunities to receive cutting edge treatments and be among the first to benefit from recent scientific progress at no cost, and help propel us to better healthcare. Here, we strive to make innovative therapies a reality. We are dedicated to discovery; founded on a passion for finding better medicine, and the potential for a healthier tomorrow.


GMRI is dedicated to the advancement of medicine and healthcare through a top notch team that delivers exceptional care, responsiveness, quality, and efficiency to both patients, and sponsors. 

Our mission is to spread awareness about clinical trials as a potential care option & help the people in our community through education, advocacy, and quality medical care.

Our vision is to provide hope for a better future, and to be a leading contributor in improving healthcare while providing the highest level of patient care and sponsor services.   


Under the direction of Dr.Michael Hurtado, our world-class team has decades of experience and is committed to providing the absolute best care to the people in our community. GMRI's ability to attract and retain remarkably talented, compassionate staff members that truly believe in the work we are doing is our best asset.

Michael Hurtado, MD - Medical Director, Principal Investigator   |   Lesley Brodie, MD - Principal Investigator

Desireé Chamorro - Director of Research Operations   

Hannah Groth - Lead Study Coordinator   |   Liz Wright - Study Coordinator

Sarah Greenspan, LCMHC - Psychometric Rater   |   Jean R. Butterfield, MD - Sub-Investigator & Psychometric Rater

Antonio Delgado - Regulatory Specialist 



198 North Main Street Suite C-5 

Rutland, VT 05701



Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri   9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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