Conflicts of Interest Review Committee (CIRC), School of Medicine

Helps to assure compliance with federal regulations and University and sponsoring agency policies and procedures governing financial conflicts of interest related to research.

Committee Members

Robert Gropler, MD – Chair

Maria Baggstrom, MD
Internal Medicine- Medical Oncology

Paul Bridgman, PhD

Douglas Covey, PhD
Developmental Biology

Jonathan Green, MD
Chair, IRB/Internal Medicine

R. Edward Hogan, MD

Henry Huang, PhD
Molecular Microbiology

Harold Li, MD
Radiation Oncology-Physics Division

Peter Michelson, MD

D. Michael Nelson, MD, PhD
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Luis Sanchez, MD

Tim Schedl, PhD

Mitchell Scott, PhD
Pathology and Immunology

Ex-Officio Members

Jennifer Lodge, PhD
Vice Chancellor for Research

Jeneane Braden
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research Integrity & Ethics

Patricia Hastings, JD
Assistant Vice Chancellor
Associate General Counsel (Legal Counsel to the DRC)

Nichole Mercier, PhD
Managing Director, Office of Technology Management

Committee Staff

Alan Fellers
Director, COI Program

Karen Jordan
Research Compliance Specialist

Denean Marie
Research Compliance Specialist

Jill Thompson
Research Compliance Specialist