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Ex Officio Members

Department of Health and Human Services:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Francis D. Chesley, Jr., M.D.
Director, Office of Extramural Research Education and Priority Populations

Alternate (AHRQ)
Hope Hongzhu He, J.D., MPA, MA
Human Protections Administrator

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
LaShonda Roberson, DHSc, MPH
Senior IRB Administrator
US Centers for Desease Control and Prevention
Human Research Protections Office

Alternate (CDC)
Jason Abel

Food and Drug Administration
Joanne R. Less, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Good Clinical Practice
Office of the Commissioner

Alternate (FDA)
Kevin A. Prohaska, D.O., M.P.H.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Lisa Wright-Solomon
Office of Research and Evaluation
Office of Planning, Analysis and Evaluation

National Institutes of Health
Valery Gordon Ph.D., M.P.H.
Director, Clinical Research Policy,
Office of Science Policy
Office of the Director

Alternate (NIH)

Office for Civil Rights
Christina M. Heide, J.D.
Senior Advisor for HIPAA Policy

Alternate (OCR)
Marissa Gordon-Nguyen, J.D., MPH
HIPAA Policy Specialist

Indian Health Service
Mose A. Herne, MPH, MS, CGPM
Director, Division of Planning, Evaluation, and Research
Research Director and Chair, National Institutional Review Board, Office of Public Health

Dr. Asantewa Gyekye-Kusi

Other Government Agencies:

U.S. Agency for International Development
Lee E. Claypool, Ph.D.
Research Division
Office of HIV/AIDS
Bureau for Global Health

Central Intelligence Agency
Girardi, Alyce, M.D., M.P.H., FACP
Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine Officer

Consumer Product Safety Commission
Alice Thaler, D.V.M., MS Bioethics
Associate Executive Director for Health Sciences
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Department of Agriculture
John Finley, Ph.D.
National Program Leader in Human Nutrition, USDA/ARS

Alternate (USDA/ARS)
David Klurfeld, Ph.D.
National Program Leader for Human Nutrition USDA/ARS

Department of Commerce
Anne Andrews, Ph.D.
Human Subjects Protection Office
Office of the Chief of Staff
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Alternate (DOC)
Ms. Linda Beth Schilling, CIP
Senior Analyst
Human Subjects Protection Office
Office of the Chief of Staff
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Department of Defense
Stephanie Bruce, CIP, CPIA
DoD Human RDT&E Protection Programs
Associate Director Human Performance, Training, and BioSystems Directorate
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering

Laura Ruse Brosch, RN, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Research Protections (ORP)
Director, ORP Human Research Protection Office (HRPO)
Headquarters, US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command

Department of Education
Jeffery W. Rodamar
Human Subjects Protection Coordinator
Office of the Chief Financial Officer

Department of Energy
Libby White, MBA, MPH
DOE Human Subjects Protection Program Manager

John Ordaz, PE
NNSA Human Subjects Protection Program Manager

Department of Homeland Security
Christopher O'Donnell
Regulatory Compliance Program Manager
Compliance Assurance Program Office

Tamika Knight
Compliance Assurance Program Manager
Compliance Assurance Program Office

Department of Housing and Urban Development
Suzanne M. Gaynor, DrPH, RN, MBA
Environmental Public Health Specialist
Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control

Department of Justice
Cheryl Crawford Watson, J.D., M.P.A.
Human Subjects Protection Officer
National Institute of Justice
Chair, Office of Justice Programs Institutional Review Board

Alternate (DOJ)

Department of Veterans Affairs
C. Karen Jeans, Ph.D., CCRN, CIP
Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs, CSR&D
VHA Office of Research and Development

Alternate (VA)
Peter Poon, JD, MA, CIPP/G
Deputy Executive Director
Office of Research Oversight

Environmental Protection Agency
Daniel K. Nelson,Director
Human Research Protocol Office (HRPO)
National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory (NHEERL)

Alternate (EPA)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Victor Schneider, M.D.
Office of the Chief Health and Medical Officer

National Science Foundation
Jeffrey W. Mantz
Human Subjects Research Officer
Division of Behavioral & Cognitive Sciences
Social, Behavioral, & Economic Sciences Directorate

Alternate (NSF)
Kellina M. Craig-Henderson, Ph.D.
Deputy Assistant Director
Social Psychology Program
Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences

Social Security Administration
Leola Brooks
Senior Advisor
Office of Research, Demonstration, and Employment Support

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Content last reviewed on April 1, 2016