Meet the team

The Orthopaedic Research Foundation team is committed to research to improve orthopedic care.

Executive administrative assistant, Brenda GouldBrenda Gould

Executive Administrative Assistant

Brenda has been the administrative assistant for the ORF since November 1999. She is QuickBooks certified. In her spare time, Brenda enjoys spending time with her grandchildren.


Trauma research and fellowship coordinator, Kim FitzpatrickKim Fitzpatrick

Trauma research and fellowship coordinator

Kim is the research coordinator for the trauma team as well as the trauma fellowship coordinator. She has been in clinical research for almost 20 years, all at OrthoIndy. Kim enjoys spending time with her family and attending school and sporting events.

Clinical research coordinator, Vicki MillerVicki Snodgrass Miller

Clinical Research Coordinator

Vicki has been working for the ORF for over 20 years. Way to go! Her roles for Dr. Farr include research coordinator for his private practice and the Cartilage Restoration Center of Indiana. Vicki is currently overseeing more than 30 studies. She also serves as Director of the Cartilage Research Foundation, Inc. and Secretary for the International Patellofemoral Study Group, Inc. She loves spending time with her kids and husband.


Research assistant Dillen WischmeierDillen Wischmeier

Research Assistant

Dillen assists with ongoing outcomes research. Also assists in assembling teaching events as well as manuscript preparation for publication. In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with his family and dog.