Donna M. Silver, Director

Research Protections Office
University of Vermont
213 Waterman Building
85 South Prospect Street
Burlington, Vermont 05405
(802) 656-5040 telephone
(802) 656-8604 fax

RPO Staff
Name Position Email
Bierbaum, Kari Research Review Assistant, IRB, IACUC, IBC Kari.Bierbaum@uvm.edu
Clas, Aubrie Assistant Director for Administrative Operations, IRB, IACUC, IBC Aubrie.Clas@uvm.edu
Cousins, Caleb Information Technology Professional Caleb.Cousins@uvm.edu
Crain, Karen Research Review Analyst, IRB Karen.Crain@uvm.edu
Locher, Melanie Assistant Director for Monitoring and Education, IRB Melanie.Locher@uvm.edu
Dattilio, Abbey Research Review Analyst, IACUC, IBC Abbey.Peterson@uvm.edu
Silver, Donna Director Donna.Silver@uvm.edu
Thompson, Nick Research Review Assistant, IRB, IACUC, IBC Nicholas.Thompson@uvm.edu
Weld, Gale Research Review Analyst, IRB Gale.Weld@uvm.edu
Wright, Sarah Research Review Analyst, IRB Sarah.Wright@uvm.edu

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