Board Members:

The IRB is a multidisciplinary body of professionals who volunteer to serve as a reviewer of research proposals.  There is at least one Non-affiliated member of the IRB, meaning a person who is not affiliated with the agency.

Donald Shevchuk, JD (Co-Chair), Affiliated
Tracy Lovell, MSW (Co-Chair) Affiliated
Frank Gregory, PhD, Affiliated
Susan Reilly, MA, Unaffiliated
Mark Root, RN, Affiliated
Iris Thompson, RN, MPH, MHA, Affiliated
Isabel Turmeque, MSW (Coordinator), Affiliated

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IRB Meeting Schedule: 

IRB meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month, from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at Beacon Health Options, 500 Enterprise Drive, 3rd floor, Litchfield Room, Rocky Hill, CT  06067.


January 10, 2017

February 7, 2017

March 7, 2017

April 4, 2017

May 2, 2017

June 6, 2017

July 11, 2017

August 1, 2017

September 5, 2017

October 3, 2017

November 7, 2017

December 5, 2017



IRB meetings will be cancelled in the event that the Hartford and New Haven Public Schools close due to weather.  The IRB will meet as scheduled during school delay situations.