COI in Research Committee

The Conflict of Interest in Research Committee (COIC) is a standing committee of the university, composed of faculty, administrative personnel, and ex-officio members, convened under the authority of the Vice President for Research and Innovation by his or her designee. The COIC is charged to evaluate investigator reports of research-related financial interests and to determine an appropriate resolution, including the development of a management strategy, as appropriate. Committee members are required to adhere to applicable rules of privacy and confidentiality pertaining to conflict of interest review.

COIC Members

  • F. Douglas Boudinot, PhD
    Dean, Graduate School
  • Gretchen Brophy, PhD
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacotherapy & Outcomes Science
  • Alan Dow, MD, MSHA
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine
    Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Care
  • Joyce Lloyd, PhD
    School of Medicine, Department of Human and Molecular Genetics
  • Monika Markowitz, PhD
    Director, Office of Research Integrity and Ethics
  • Richard Sterling, MD
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
  • Jennifer Wayne, PhD
    College of Engineering, Department of Biomedical Engineering