SMART IRB ambassadors

Expertise across the nation.

SMART IRB ambassadors are experienced human research protection program (HRPP) professionals knowledgeable in the processes and practicalities of IRB reliance who are available to assist institutions in joining and implementing the SMART IRB Agreement. Ambassadors serve as a resource to institutions in their region, providing information and training to support local implementation of the SMART IRB Agreement and SOPs.

Contact a SMART IRB ambassador.

Select your region below*:

regions map

* Institutions/organizations participating in the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network (PCORnet) may contact PCORnet Ambassador, Amy Franklin.

Northeast/New England

Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont

Hila Bernstein
Harvard University
ude.dravrah.smh@nietsnreB_aliH
Sabune Winkler
Harvard University

Northeast/Middle Atlantic

New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania

Alan Teller
Columbia University
ude.aibmuloc.cmuc@9502ta
Sara Horn
Pennsylvania State University
ude.usp@642hjs

Midwest/East

Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin

Nichelle Cobb
University of Wisconsin-Madison
ude.csiw.enicidem@cln
Kathy Lawry
Metro Health
gro.pprhaa@yrwalk
Mike Bingham
University of Wisconsin-Madison
ude.csiw.enicidem@mahgnibm

Midwest/West

Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota

Karen Blackwell
University of Kansas Medical Center
ude.cmuk@EWKCALBK

South/South Atlantic

Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington DC

Stacey Goretzka
Medical University of South Carolina
ude.csum@akzterog
Minna Pak
Duke University
ude.ekud@kap.annim

South/East+West

Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas

Ada Sue Selwitz
University of Kentucky
ude.yku@ztiwles.ada
Kim Summers
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
ude.ascshtu@sremmus

Mountain

Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming

James MacFarlane
University of New Mexico
ude.mnu.dulas@enalraFcaMJ

West and Pacific

Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington

Lisa Denney
Stanford University
ude.drofnats@yenneD.asiL
Anastasia Doherty
Stanford University
ude.drofnats@ytrehod.aisatsana
Nate Buscher
University of California
— UC BRAID
ude.fscu@rehcsub.etan
Rachael Sak
University of California
— UC BRAID
ude.fscu@kas.leahcar

PCORnet Ambassador

Institutions/organizations participating in the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network may contact:

Amy Franklin
Duke University
ude.ekud@nilknarf.yma
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