Regulatory & Ethics Tools

IRB Information & Links

The LA CaTS Center Navigator is available to assist investigators in negotiating the regulatory pathway.  The Navigator’s contact is as follows:

Ines Alamo, MD, MPH
Instructor of Medicine
Research Navigator for LA CaTS
Office of Associate Dean for Clinical Research and Training
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
1430 Tulane Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70112-2699
Phone (504) 988-6061, fax (504)988-6949
ialamo@tulane.edu


Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Contacts:
Shemetra Owens, Human Research Protections Program Director
Shemetra.Owens@pbrc.edu
Office: 225-763-2693

Leigh Lamonica, JD, CIPP/US, CHC, CHRC, Director of Legal & Regulatory Compliance
Leigh.Lamonica@pbrc.edu
Office: 225-763-2515

Website:
http://www.pbrc.edu/hrpp/irb/

LSU Health Sciences Center - New Orleans

Contact:
Dyan Melson, IRB Coordinator
dmelso@lsuhsc.edu; Office: 504-680-9070
Lynn Arnold, IRB Coordinator
larnol@lsuhsc.edu; Office: 504-568-3779
Misty White, IRB Coordinator
mwhi19@lsuhsc.edu; Office: 504-568-4060

Websites:
http://www.lsuhsc.edu/administration/academic/ors/

Tulane University

LSU Health Sciences Center - Shreveport

Contact:
Aliese Seawright, IRB Staff Director
jseawr@lsuhsc.edu
Office: 318-813-1363

Website:
http://myhsc.lsuhscshreveport.edu/HRPP/HRPPHome.aspx

Xavier University of New Orleans

Contact:
Ann Smith, Assistant Vice President for Research and Sponsored Programs
asmith14@xula.edu
Office: 504-520-5440

Dr. Charles Gramlich, IRB chair
cgramlic@xula.edu
Office: 504-520-7397

Website:
http://www.xula.edu/research/index.html

LSU A&M

Contact:
Elizabeth Cadarette, IRB Coordinator
irb@lsu.edu
Office: 225-578-8692

Website:
http://sites01.lsu.edu/wp/ored/institutional-review-board/