Donna M. Silver, Director

Research Protections Office
University of Vermont
213 Waterman Building
85 South Prospect Street
Burlington, Vermont 05405


RPO Staff
Name Position Email
Bierbaum, Kari Research Review Assistant, IRB, IACUC, IBC
Clas, Aubrie Assistant Director for Administrative Operations, IRB, IACUC, IBC
Cousins, Caleb Information Technology Professional
Crain, Karen Research Review Analyst, IRB
Dattilio, Abbey Research Review Analyst, IACUC, IBC
Locher, Melanie Assistant Director for Monitoring and Education, IRB, IACUC, IBC
Silver, Donna Director
Thompson, Nick Business Systems Specialist
Tracy, Lynn Electronic Research Systems, Project Manager
Weld, Gale Research Review Analyst, IRB
Wright, Sarah Research Review Analyst, IRB

Committee Chairs
Name Position Email
Alan Homans, M.D. Executive Chair, CHRMS
David Kaminsky, M.D. Chair, CHRMS
Alexandra Potter, Ph.D. Associate Chair, CHRMS
Theordore Marcy, M.D. Chair, CHRBSS
George Wellman, Ph.D. Chair, IACUC
John Barlow, D.V.M., Ph.D. Associate Chair, IACUC
Ruth Blauwiekel, D.V.M., Ph.D. University Veterinarian, IACUC
Robert Kelm, Ph.D. Chair, IBC
Jeff LaBossiere UVM Biological Safety Officer, IBC