Information for IRB Members

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
Assistant IRB Director
(617) 355-4965

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

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

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

Ami Dufresne 
IRB Administrator
(617) 355-3296

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

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

 General Inquiries/Comments
IRB@childrens.harvard.edu
(617) 355-7052

Theresa Williams
IRB Administrator
(857) 218-4022

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

Lauren Sever
IRB Coordinator
(617) 355-3297

 

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
Immunology
Neurology
Pain Treatment
Pathology 
Pharmacy 
Physical Therapy & Occupational Therapy 
Plastic Surgery 

Anna Mitchell
Adolescent Medicine
Cardiology
Computational Health Informatics Program (CHIP)
Dentistry 
Developmental Medicine
GI/Nutrition
General Pediatrics
Genetics
Hematology/Oncology
Infectious Diseases
Neurosurgery
Otolaryngology
Research Administration
Respiratory Diseases

Lauren Sever
Continuing Reviews

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