VP Team

Rita E. Hanover, Ph.D., R.A.C. photo
Rita E. Hanover, Ph.D., R.A.C.
Vice President, Biostatistics and Clinical Analytics
Rita Hanover, Ph.D., R.A.C. has over 30 years of research analytics experience. Prior to joining Vistagen, Dr. Hanover acted as Principal Analyst at Comagine Health, where she managed several nationally based and funded healthcare research projects. Dr. Hanover also has extensive experience in the design and analysis of pre-clinical and clinical studies, data analysis, and implementation of clinical research. Previous experience includes research and biostatistical positions held at Techniscan Medical Systems (acquired by QT Imaging), J3 Bioscience, and Pherin Pharmaceuticals. She served as Associate Director of Neurospsychology Research at the Salt Lake City Veterans Administration Medical Center, concurrent to faculty positions at the University of Utah, School of Medicine, Psychiatry and Neurosciences prior to 2003. Dr. Hanover earned a Ph.D. in Physiological Psychology from the University of Utah Interdepartmental Neuroscience, M.S. in Experimental Psychology and B.S. in Biology from Central Washington University.