About Us

Paradigm CSI, Inc. offers a multitude of services to pharmaceutical, biotech, CROs, clinical sites, universities and many other clients. From Phase 0 to post-marketing trials, the skill-set within Paradigm offers a range of clinical science and clinical research expertise. With over 30 years of experience, the staff provides quality services in the fields of monitoring, auditing, medical writing, project management, legal contracting and many more.
Our staff works remotely and near the heart of the Texas Medical Center, downtown Houston and two major airports. The experience of each team member encompasses an expansive range of therapeutic areas and certification in clinical research.

Our Team

Cynthia Stewart

Cynthia Stewart is the founder and President of PCSI. She has been in the clinical trial industry since 2001 and served many roles during her clinical science career. Ms. Stewart holds a bachelor's degree in Biology from Texas Southern University and a master's degree in Biotechnology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Her experience spans from clinical research coordinator to project management with many functions and positions in between. Her involvement spans multiple therapeutic capacities and all over the U.S., Canada, and abroad.

Karen Francoeur

Karen Francoeur has been in the clinical trial industry since 1999 and served as a phase one bioequivalence trial coordinator, a site manager, and a clinical research associate. Ms. Francoeur holds a bachelor's degree in Biology and a master's degree in Immunology from the Laval Université, Quebec, Canada. She is currently serving as a contract CRA with experience in oncology and various other therapeutic areas. She speaks both French and English with experience monitoring in Canada, the USA, and France.