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Institutional Review Board
Research Administration Building
75 South 2000 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

Tel: 801-581-3655
Fax: 801-587-9138

IRB Staff

Which staff member should I contact?

Name Title Email Phone
Bitencourt, Josi Administrative Assistant 801-587-9135
Boulter, Melinda Administrator  801-213-9092
Brown, Heather Administrator 801-213-7155
Byrd, Lindsey Administrator  801-587-9134
Clegg, Lacy Administrator  801-585-2360
Crist, Courtney Administrator  801-213-7405
Cunningham, Shellie Administrator 801-213-7157
Edwards, April Operations Manager, Convened Board/Board Administration Teams 801-581-8236
Henderson, Gary Operations Manager, Expedited & Exempt Team 801-585-6307
Howcroft, Isabelle Clerk  801-581-3655
Huff, Annie Administrator 801-581-7543
Johnson, Ann Director 801-213-7156
Martineau, Lindsey Administrator 801-585-5363
Martinez, Militza Administrator 801-585-1116
Nelson, Jeanette Administrator  801-213-7163
Pate, Ammon Operations Manager, Quality & Compliance Team  801-581-8220
Perepyolkina, Milana Administrator 801-585-6037
Perriton, Sara Administrator  801-581-7893
Rasmussen, Meg Administrator  801-213-7161
Rigtrup, Lisa Operations Manager, SIRB Reliance Team 801-213-7158
Rios, Elias Administrator  801-213-7162
Risenmay, Annie Associate Director 801-213-7157
Shirley, Anna Administrator  801-213-7159
Siqueira, Stephanie Administrator 801-581-3210
Sorenson, Ryane Administrator 801-585-0302
Tkachuck, Emma Administrator  801-213-7160
Wood, Anthon Administrator 801-585-0940


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Office of Research Integrity

Past or prospective participants or their designated representatives, study teams, and others who wish to ask questions, express concerns, or provide general feedback regarding the Human Research Protection Program to someone independent of the IRB may contact the Research Integrity and Compliance Office by calling 801-581-7170.

Last Updated: 4/16/24