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Contact

The Office of Human Subjects Research is a fully remote office. Staff can be reached via phone, email, or MS Teams chat. Contact information for each staff member is listed below.

For eIRB Technical Assistance and Training Questions:

Individuals with questions about IRB processing or questions about specific applications can contact the eIRB Help Desk. We will contact you as soon as possible. Calls and email that cannot be addressed directly with the Help Desk are routed to an appropriate OHSR staff member.

eIRB Help Desk Phone: 410-502-2092
eIRB Help Desk E-Mail: jhmeirb@jhmi.edu
 

  • Questions regarding the status of an application/action that has been submitted but not scheduled for review, or questions about applications/actions that have been reviewed will be forwarded to someone working directly with the Committee reviewing the application. See below for a list of staff members by committee.
  • IRB Consent Form Specialists listed below are available to answer questions about the consent process and consent documents.
  • IRB Compliance Associates listed below are available to answer regulatory, policy and compliance questions.

For General IRB Questions:

Phone: 410-955-3008
E-Mail: jhmeirb@jhmi.edu
Mailing Address: 1620 McElderry St., Reed Hall - B130, Baltimore, MD 21205-1911

Request a Consult:

If you require a more comprehensive discussion (e.g. you need assistance in protocol planning), please request a consult by clicking on this link. A virtual meeting with an appropriate member of our staff will be will be scheduled using MS Teams.

Office of Human Subjects Research Staff Contact Information

Megan Singleton, JD, MBE, CIPAssociate Dean for Human Research Protection and Director of the Human Research Protection Programmsingl16@jhmi.edu
443-927-1489
MS Teams Chat
Kathryn Jeter, BSSr. Administrative Coordinatorkjeter1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1466
MS Teams Chat
Operations
Barbara Scherer, MAS, CIPDirector of Operationsbschere1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1487
MS Teams Chat
Kenneth Borst, JDAssociate Director OHSR Operationskborst1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1458
MS Teams Chat
IRB 1
Veronica Walters
Pre-Team
IRB Analystvwalter2@jhmi.edu
443-927-1496
MS Teams Chat
Jeanne Pinto
Post-Team
IRB Analystjpinto4@jhmi.edu
443-927-1483
MS Teams Chat
IRB 2
Andrew Tomer
Pre-Team
IRB CoordinatorAtomer1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1494
MS Teams Chat
Mary Szeliga
Post-Team
IRB Analystmstrzyz1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1492
MS Teams Chat
IRB 3
Juliana Torres
Pre-Team
IRB Coordinatorjtorre27@jhmi.edu
443-927-1495
MS Teams Chat
Lindsay Koenig
Post-Team
IRB AnalystLkoenig5@jhmi.edu
443-927-1471
MS Teams Chat
IRB 5
William Duck
Pre-Team
IRB Analystwduck1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1462
MS Teams Chat
Vacant 
Post-Team
IRB Coordinator 
IRB 6
Sharon Bumbray
Pre-Team
IRB Analystlholt4@jhmi.edu
443-927-1459
MS Teams Chat
Elizabeth Nielsen
Post-Team
IRB Coordinatorenielse4@jhmi.edu
443-927-1480
MS Teams Chat
IRB X
Isabel Rickman
Pre-Team
IRB CoordinatorIrickma1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1485
MS Teams Chat
Sophie Klein
Pre-Team for Changes in Research
IRB Coordinatorsklein34@jhmi.edu
443-927-1470
MS Teams Chat
Katie Sharp
Post-Team
IRB Analystksharp11@jhu.edu
443-927-1488
MS Teams Chat
JH ACH IRB - Located at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital - St. Petersburg, FL
Ellen Bedard, MSOB, CCRPJH-ACH IRB Program Managerebedard4@jhmi.edu
727-767-8620
MS Teams Chat
Sue EllieSenior Research Subjects SpecialistSue.ellie@jhmi.edu
727-767-4275
MS Teams Chat
Additional IRB Support Staff
Jaime LushIRB AnalystJlush1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1473
MS Teams Chat
Consent Form Specialists
Heather KammannSr. Consent Form Specialist - Leadhkamman1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1468
MS Teams Chat
Lucas SzylowSr. Consent Form Specialistlszylow1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1493
MS Teams Chat
Mary MedakSr. Consent Form Specialistmreddin1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1478
MS Teams Chat
Lauren SwedbergSr. Consent Form SpecialistLswedbe1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1490
MS Teams Chat
Kristen MartinConsent Form Specialistkmarti88@jhmi.edu
443-927-1477
MS Teams Chat
Reliance 
Janelle Maddox-Regis, MSAssociate Director IRB Reliance ProgramJmaddox3@jhmi.edu
443-927-1476
MS Teams Chat
Scott Hines
 
IRB Reliance Analystshines4@jhmi.edu
443-927-1465
MS Teams Chat
Mathilda BarnesIRB Reliance Analystmbarnes2@jhmi.edu
443-927-1457
MS Teams Chat
Jennifer PughIRB Reliance Coordinatorjpugh17@jhmi.edu
443-927-1794
MS Teams Chat
Compliance

Vacant

Director of Compliance 
Clemence Miller, JDAssociate Director, Compliancecmill116@jhmi.edu
443-927-1479
MS Teams Chat
Eunhae GohngHuman Research Compliance Associateegohng1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1463
MS Teams Chat
Kon Kim, JDHuman Research Compliance Associatekkim159@jhmi.edu
443-927-1469
MS Teams Chat
Kimberly Owens, JDSr. Human Research Compliance Associatekowens19@jhmi.edu
443-927-1482
MS Teams Chat
Exempt/Expediated Review
Kristin MacNealExempt/Expedited Review Managerkmacnea1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1475
MS Teams Chat
Kelly SweeneyExempt/Expedited Review Analystksween15@jhmi.edu
443-927-1491
MS Teams Chat
Compliance Monitors

Frederick W. Luthardt, DBe, MA

Director Compliance Monitoring Programfluthard@jhmi.edu
443-927-1474
MS Teams Chat
Suzanna Roettger, MA

Associate Director Compliance Monitoring Program

Sroettg1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1486
MS Teams Chat
Margaret Leathers, MSSr. Compliance Monitoring Specialistmleathe6@jhmi.edu
443-927-1472
MS Teams Chat
Cierra Noel, BSCompliance Monitoring Specialistcnoel2@jhmi.edu
443-927-1481
MS Teams Chat
Katie Quinlan, CCRPCompliance Monitoring Specialistkquinla4@jhmi.edu
443-927-1484
MS Teams Chat

eIRB, Training & IT

Jessica Jones

Training SpecialistJjone243@jhmi.edu
443-927-1467
MS Teams Chat
Jonathon HarrisSystems Administratorjharr149@jhmi.edu
443-927-1464
MS Teams Chat
David BakerTechnical Support Analystdbaker60@jhmi.edu
443-927-1718
MS Teams Chat

Billing

Paul DeLisaBudget Analystpdelisa1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1461
MS Teams Chat

ISCRO

Suzanne Damare, MS, CIP

Biospecimen Program Administrator

sdamare1@jhmi.edu
443-927-1460
MS Teams Chat