Information about the IRB

Information about the IRB

Tina Young Poussaint, MD
IRB Chair
(617) 355-6450

Susan Z. Kornetsky, MPH
Director, Clinical Research Compliance
(617) 355-7053

Mark Alexander, MD
Vice Chair
(617) 355-7883

Matt Stafford, MPH
Assistant Director, Clinical Investigations
(617) 355-4965

Carlo Brugnara, MD
Vice Chair
(617) 355-6610

Jessica Ripton, MPH, CIP

Manager, External Relations, Policy & Quality

(617) 919-1918

Thomas Mancuso, MD
Vice Chair
(617) 355-6457

Robleinscky Dominguez, CIP
IRB Reliance Specialist
(617) 355-5935

Eunice Newbert, MPH
Manager, EQuIP
(617) 355-5308

Ami Dufresne
IRB Administrator
(617) 919-1525

Tonya Ferraro, MEd
Senior IRB QI Consultant
(857) 218-4691

Anna M. Mitchell, CIP
IRB Administrator
(617) 355-3296

CHeRP Support
cherp.support@childrens.harvard.edu
(617) 919-3267

Theresa Williams
IRB Administrator
(857) 218-4022

General inquiries/comments
IRB@childrens.harvard.edu
(617) 355-7052
Kennan Gawlowicz
IRB Administrator
(617) 919-3297

To offer the best service to the clinical research community, IRB Office staff have been assigned to particular departments to assist you with specific needs, questions, and inquiries regarding human subject issues.

Robleinscky Dominguez
Reliance Agreements/Ceded Reviews

Ami Dufresne
Anesthesia
Cardiac Surgery
Hematology/Oncology
Immunology
Neurology
Pain Treatment
Pathology
Pharmacy
Physical Therapy & Occupational Therapy
Plastic Surgery

Anna Mitchell
Cardiology
Computational Health Informatics Program (CHIP)
Developmental Medicine
General Pediatrics
Genetics
Infectious Diseases
Neurosurgery
Research Administration
Respiratory Diseases

Kennan Gawlowicz
Adolescent Medicine
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
General Surgery
Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement
Continuing Reviews
CITI and Training Questions

Theresa Williams
Dentistry
Emergency Medicine
Endocrinology
Laboratory Medicine
Medical Critical Care Program (MICU/ICP)
Molecular Medicine
Nephrology
Newborn Medicine
Nursing
Ophthalmology
Orthopedic Surgery
Psychiatry
Radiation Therapy
Radiology
Urology