Staff Contacts

IRB Office and Mailing Address:

3500 Fifth Avenue
Hieber Building
Main Office, Suite 106
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Main Phone: (412) 383-1480
Main Fax: (412) 383-1508

Hours: 8:30am - 4:00pm

Staff Members

Leah Agostino, MPH, CPH, CCRP
Research Review Analyst
412-383-0431
lna15@pitt.edu

Linda Banks
Administrative Assistant
412-383-1480
ljb47@pitt.edu

Jean Barone, CIP
Director
412-383-1480
baronej2@pitt.edu

Emily Bird, MSW, CCRC
Research Review Analyst
412-383-2032
emily.bird@pitt.edu

Tom Carey, MSW, CIP
Reliance Specialist, Research Review Analyst
412-383-1790
tjc21@pitt.edu

Lisa DeSantes, BS
Research Review Specialist
412-383-1488
lisa.desantes@pitt.edu

Dana DiVirgilio, MPH, CIP
Research Review Specialist
412-383-1490
dad85@pitt.edu

Amy Fuhrman, MPA, CIP
Research Review Analyst
412-383-1494
fuhrman@pitt.edu

Allison Gerger, RN, MPH, CIP
Reliance Specialist
412-383-1981
amg131@pitt.edu

Erin Holmes Grabowski, BS, CIP
Quality Assessment Specialist
412-383-1147
ehg2@pitt.edu

Kathy Hurst
Protocol Processing Coordinator
412-383-1746
yobbi@pitt.edu

Larry Ivanco, MSW
Research Review Analyst
412-383-1622
lsi1@pitt.edu

Carolyn Ivanusic, MSW, CIP
Research Review Specialist
412-383-1789
ivanusic@pitt.edu

Michelle LeMenager, BS, CIP
Reliance Specialist
412-383-1781
mlem@pitt.edu

Joseph Madia, MD
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
412-383-1529
jvm15@pitt.edu

Juliet Mancino, MS, RDN, CDE, CIP
Research Review Analyst
412-383-1699
jmm197@pitt.edu

Terry McKaveney, BS, CIP
Research Review Specialist
412-383-1645
mckav@pitt.edu

Melissa Miklos, MSL, CIP
Associate Director
412-383-1145
mgm12@pitt.edu

Patty Orndoff, RN, MEd, CIP
Manager, Learning Resource Center
412-383-1149
pao100@pitt.edu

Deane W. Quillen, MPH, CIP
Research Review Analyst
412-383-1144
dwq2@pitt.edu

Jessica Shultz, MS
Research Review Analyst
412-383-1518
jes299@pitt.edu
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