Precision Research Institute (PRI)
A Multi-Specialty Medical Research Center Offering Clinical Trials
Precision Research Institute
High Quality Clinical Research Trials in San Diego
Precision Research Institute is one of the top San Diego clinical research facilities with two locations; Central San Diego and Chula Vista. We have a leading team of doctors, medical personnel and research specialists offering phase II to phase IV clinical research studies. Led by the Principal Investigator Dr. Taddese Desta, a well-known gastroenterologist in San Diego since 1996 and the CEO Hakim N. Mohamed, DBA who has over 18 years of research experience.
Precision Research Institute won the partnership and preferred status with some CROs due to its reputation for extensively trained employees who are devoted to the highest standards of patient care at all times. PRI is committed to producing highly effective and efficient data in an effort to facilitate FDA approval and bring new treatment options to the market.
We are passionate about bringing you better health–for a better life. With us, you’ll find university-level gastroenterology combined with a standard of patient care that is second to none. We have the most state-of-the-art technology in the region to diagnose and treat your digestive problems. We offer advice to help you stay healthy, and our competent and compassionate staff is committed to making your experience with us one that leads to a healthier you.
The clinical research team at PRI includes 4 very well-known Gastroenterology and 2 Internal Medicine physicians. Combined they have over 25 years of clinical and research experience. Our investigators are experienced in research rules and regulations including Good Clinical Practice (GCP), National Institute of Health (NIH)
The Euclid Endoscopy Center (EEC) was opened in 2006. It is a licensed ambulatory endoscopy center owned and managed by physicians. Our focus is to perform these necessary procedures in a safe, efficient and dignified environment. We specialize in endoscopies and colonoscopies. Our facility was designed for the endoscopy patient, meaning comfort and privacy for you and your family. Our focus is on low-risk patients.
Precision Research Institute Founders
Taddese Desta, MD
Co-Founder and Principal Investigator
Dr. Desta is a Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Dr. Desta conducted both his residency and internship at St. Mary’s Hospital and Medical Center, San Francisco, CA. He completed his fellowship at U.C. Davis, Sacramento, CA. Dr. Desta maintains an active practice in the greater San Diego. Dr. Desta is the founder of Euclid Endoscopy Center and now he is the Co-Founder of Precision Research Institute (PRI).
Dr. Desta is a member of National Medical Association, San Diego Medical Society, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American Gastroenterological Association, and American College of Physicians.
Mohamed Hakim, DBA, MBA, CMCO
Co-Founder and CEO
Prior to founding PRI in 2011, Mr. Hakim held key positions with several Research Sites as Administrator and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to this, he held senior positions with Bayview Behavioral Campus, San Clemente Hospital and California Pacific Medical Center.M