IRB Contacts

Name Title Phone Email
Pamela I. Erickson, PhD Chair, IRB 860.486.5123 pamela.erickson@uconn.edu
Douglas Bradway, MA, CIP IRB Program Director 860.486.0986 doug.bradway@uconn.edu
Joan Levine, MPH, CIP Post Approval Monitor 860.486.7145 joan.levine@uconn.edu
Jerome McMurray, MA IRB Specialist 860.486.5736 jerome.mcmurray@uconn.edu
Nick Lacafta Records Technician 860.486.4164 nicholas.lacafta@uconn.edu
eRA Help Desk InfoEd Technical Assistance 860.486.7944 era-support@uconn.edu

 

IRB Members

The IRB is composed of members of the University community and the local community. The individual members contribute the professional competency necessary to review specific research activities representing a broad range of disciplines through experience and expertise in their fields. In addition, the IRB seeks diversity in race, gender and cultural backgrounds to promote sensitivity to community attitudes and respect for the rights and welfare of human subjects. If you are interested in serving on the IRB, contact the IRB Office. For more information about membership on the IRB please see the Policy and Procedures Manual.

The fully convened IRB meets approximately every three weeks on the Storrs campus and is made up of the following members:

Pamela I. Erickson, PhD, IRB Chair
Anthropology
Phone: 860.486.5123
Fax: 860.486-1044
pamela.erickson@uconn.edu
TBD, IRB Vice Chair
Douglas Bradway, MA, CIP
Research Compliance Services
Stephany Santos, MS
Biomedical Engineering
Graduate Student Member
William Dennett, MA
Community/Unaffiliated Member
Beth Russell, PhD
Human Development and Family Studies
Deborah Fein, PhD
Psychological Sciences
Lisa Sanetti, PhD
Educational Psychology
Ethel Mantzaris, BA
Community/Unaffiliated Member (Prisoner Representative)
Martha Sternberg-Ennis, MD
Student Health Services
Diana M. Sobieraj, Pharm D
Pharmacy Practice

Alternate IRB Members

Kristin Bissell, MD
Student Health Services
TBD