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Acadia Clinical Research was established in December of 2004 and is located at 304 Hancock Street, Suite 2D, Bangor, Maine 04401. Acadia Clinical Research conducts pharmaceutical research and clinical trials with local physicians. The patients’ rights and safety are always protected at all times. Participants’ safety is the number one priority of any study.

Our staff is widely acknowledged as experienced, knowledgeable, detail-oriented, and conscientious in the clinical research field. We pride ourselves on the compassionate and caring demeanor that gives us the ability to provide our participants with outstanding care in their trials.

Our Staff

Gail Baillargeon

Gail Baillargeon

Gail has been working in the field of Research since 1988. She has worked on more than 300 studies which include clinical trials in Cancer research, Diabetes and Endocrine research as well as Cardiology research. She founded Acadia Clinical Research in 2004 so that she could be involved in many different kinds of clinical trials.

Gail finds it very rewarding to be able to provide quality research to the pharmaceutical companies, as well as allowing participants' to benefit from no-cost, cutting edge therapies not otherwise available. The study medications we are working with today advance medicine tomorrow and in the future.

Dr. Marie Albert

Dr. Marie Albert

Dr. Albert is a Maine native. She graduated from Community High School in Fort Kent and received her undergraduate degree from the University of Maine. She attended the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford and received her DO degree in 1986. Dr. Albert completed her residency in Family Practice in 1989 at EMMC and has been practicing in the Bangor area since.

Her work with Acadia Clinical Research began in 2008. She believes that when a person decides to enroll in a clinical trial, they are doing so for the benefit of everyone. She has seen those same people benefit on a personal level by gaining a better understanding of their disease process and how to have better control of their disease. The laboratory tests and study medications are provided to them at no cost helping to ease the financial burden of these expenses.

Deborah Harman

Deborah Harman

Debbie began her research career with Acadia Clinical Research in 2010. She has more than 25 years experience in radiology and nuclear medicine. She specializes in cardiology. Debbie finds it exciting to be able to help people with their health issues, and to be on the "cutting edge" of some of the newest medical devices and therapies.

Melissa Blanchard

Melissa, our newest member of the team, has be with us since 2014 as a Assistant Clinical Coordinator. She graduated from Beal College in 2006 with an Associates Degree in medical assisting. She worked in family medicine and running the lab in the Bangor office of Sunbury Medical and in family Medicine at PCHC prior to coming to ACR. Once she was introduced to research she immediately wanted to be part of the process to improve the future of medicine. She continues to grow in her job duties and responsibilities.

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