HS IRBs Office: Contact Information

  • Urgent issues (e.g., subject safety concerns), call our main line (608-263-2362) and ask to speak with the staff reviewer on call. Please do NOT use email for these kinds of questions.
  • General IRB questions, call our main line (608-263-2362) to speak with the staff reviewer on call or email asktheirb@medicine.wisc.edu. These are the quickest ways to get help with general questions.
  • Help with single IRB review and reliance questions, email irbreliance@wisc.edu.
  • Assistance with ARROW or technical questions, email askarrowirb@medicine.wisc.edu.
  • Consultations: For investigators seeking assistance on a specific program or application, HS-IRBs staff are available for individual consultations: Request a consultation
  • Presentations: The HS-IRBs office is available to provide the research community with presentations and training sessions on a variety of topics: Request a presentation

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IRB Staff Contact Information

Gretchen Anding, MA Assistant Director
Minimal Risk IRB Manager

Mike Bingham, JD IRB Facilitator mbingham@medicine.wisc.edu (608)265-9792
John Cejka, MA Senior IRB Analyst jtc@medicine.wisc.edu (608)263-6455
Nichelle Cobb, PhD Director nlc@medicine.wisc.edu (608)262-1980
Lara CurkeetStaff Reviewerlcurkeet@medicine.wisc.edu (608)265-4389
Monica Esquibel, PhD Staff Reviewer mesquibel@medicine.wisc.edu (608)262-3231
Jennifer Fenne, PhD Senior IRB Analyst jjf@medicine.wisc.edu (608)263-8914
Rebecca Hoffman, MS
 Staff Reviewerrhoffman@medicine.wisc.edu (608)263-0022
Sherry Holcomb, MS Staff Reviewer ssholcomb@medicine.wisc.edu


Jessica Johnson, BS Continuing Review Analyst
Reportable Event Point Person
jjohnson@medicine.wisc.edu (608)263-0835
Jackie Lee, BA Staff Reviewer jalee@medicine.wisc.edu (608)261-1157
Faye Lux, BS Departmental Administrator
Fee/Funding Point Person
flevine@medicine.wisc.edu (608)263-4922
Anna Martin, MPH Staff Reviewer awmartin@medicine.wisc.edu (608)520-0181

Carol Pech, PhD

Associate Director
cap@medicine.wisc.edu (608)263-2705
Catherine Rogers, BS Senior IRB Analyst csr@medicine.wisc.edu (608)262-0041
Jake Rome, JD Staff Reviewer jarome@medicine.wisc.edu (608)261-1156
Curtis Ryals, MA Staff Reviewer cdryals@medicine.wisc.edu
Brandy Stoffel, JD, LLM IRB Facilitator
WIRB Gateway Team
bstoffel@medicine.wisc.edu (608)265-4390
Laura Weitzman, BS IRB Meeting Coordinator
ljw@medicine.wisc.edu (608)263-2362
Tesha Zimmerman, MS Quality Assurance and Operations Specialist (IRB Submission Manager) tmzimmer@medicine.wisc.edu (608)262-7544

IRB Chairs Contact Information

HS IRB Chair MR IRB Chair
Yoram Shenker, MD
Professor of Medicine
Peter S. Rahko, MD, FACP, FACC
Professor of Medicine-Cardiovascular
HS IRB Vice Chair
Julie Fagan, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
UW Women's Health

Office Mailing Address, Phone Numbers & Map

Health Sciences Institutional Review Boards
800 University Bay Drive, Suite 105
Madison, WI 53705
Campus Mailcode: UBOB-9425

Main Line: (608)263-2362
Fax: (608)265-5811
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8AM-4:30PM

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