Institutional Review Boards of the University of Michigan Medical School (IRBMED) Leadership

  • Raymond J. Hutchinson, M.D., M.S., Associate Dean for Regulatory Affairs, Medical School; Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
  • Judy Birk, J.D., Director, IRBMED
  • R. Alexander Blackwood, M.D., Vice Chair, IRBMED; Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
  • Macdonald Dick  II, M.D., Vice Chair, IRBMED; Amnon Rosenthal Collegiate Professor of Pediatric Cardiology
  • William Ensminger, M.D., Ph.D., Vice Chair, IRBMED; Professor of Internal Medicine; Program Director, Upjohn Center for Clinical Pharmacology
  • Michael Geisser, Ph.D., Co-Chair, IRBMED; Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Teri Grieb, Ph.D., Senior Director for Research, Office of Research; Managing Director, Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR)
  • Steven L. Kunkel, Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean for Research, Endowed Professor in Pathology Research
  • Alan Sugar, M.D., Vice Chair, IRBMED; Associate Chair, Ophthalmology and Visual Science; Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Science
  • Stephan Taylor, M.D., Vice Chair, IRBMED; Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
  • Patricia A. Ward, B.S., M.P.A., Director, Regulatory Affairs
  • John Weg, M.D., Co-Chair, IRBMED; Professor Emeritus of Internal Medicine, Medical School
  • Kara Morgenstern, J.D., Assistant General Counsel
Administrative Staff:
  • Kathy Richards, Executive Assistant, Regulatory Affairs