Steven E. Chavoustie, MD, FACOG, CCRP
- Prinicpal Investigator
- Board-Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology
- SoCRA-Certified Clinical Research in 2010
- Executive Master Implant/Explant Trainer
- Conducted 175 Phase I-IV clinical trials in inpatient, outpatient, nursing home facilities and international global health studies
Serving as an active duty Air Force officer in the medical corps, he was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service, for his role as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medical Readiness Officer.
Dr. Chavoustie holds a faculty appointment at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine as Voluntary Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He serves as a mentor to medical students, premedical students, nurse practitioner students and high school students. He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society and Iron Arrow Honor Society.
Dr. Chavoustie is medical director of the global health non-profit organization, Medical Students in Action, providing medical and preventative care and education to underserved communities in rural areas of the Dominican Republic. Prior to the pandemic, he traveled for 20 years on medical missions taking medical students from the University of Miami. Additionally, he volunteers as the staff gynecologist to several free community health clinics in the Miami-Dade-County area.
In 2007, he joined Segal Trials as Principal Investigator. Dr. Chavoustie has conducted over 185 phase I-IV clinical trials in inpatient, outpatient, nursing home facilities and international global health studies, composing the protocols in 7 of these trials. He continues to conduct clinical research trials in women’s health, general medicine, addiction medicine, infectious diseases, vaccines, and monoclonal antibodies.
His expertise with implantable drug delivery systems led him to his role as Implant Medical Monitor for several clinical trials. The pinnacle of his career was presenting the clinical safety data to the FDA Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee (PDAC) in March 2013 and January 2016. He serves on several medical advisory boards and has published numerous articles in both gynecology and addiction medicine.
In his spare time, Dr. Chavoustie is an avid exercise enthusiast, plays keyboards in a rock and roll band and enjoys back country fishing.