Contact Us

For questions about review status pertaining to a specific study, please contact IRB Panel A at irbpanela@vcu.edu. Please indicate in your email subject line the PI Name, and HM#.

For questions about IRB reliance and single IRB, contact Stacy West (irbreliance@vcu.edu).

  • VCU Office of Research Subjects Protection – Human Research Protection Program
  • Phone: (804) 828-0868
  • 800 East Leigh Street, Suite 3000
  • BioTech One Building
  • Box 980568
  • Richmond, VA 23298
  • Fax: (804) 827-1448
  • Office hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday

Panel A Full Board Team

Panel A Exempt/Expedited Team

Other Human Research Protection Program Staff

  • John Horigan, MA, CIP

  • Executive Director - Human Subjects Protection
  • Phone: (804) 828-0131
  • Christine Davison, MBE, CIP

  • Associate Director
  • Phone: (804) 827-6090
  • cmdaviso@vcu.edu
  • Susan Kimbrough, CIP

  • Assistant Director – IRB Operations
  • Phone: (804) 827-1533
  • sdkimbrough@vcu.edu
  • Elicia Preslan, MS, CIP

  • IRB Operations QA/QI Manager
  • Phone: (804) 827-0899
  • preslaned@vcu.edu
  • Enid Virago, PhD, CIP, CCRP

  • Post Approval Quality Assurance Coordinator - Human Subjects Research
  • Phone: (804) 828-7395
  • viragoea@vcu.edu
  • Stacy West, MS, CIP

  • IRB Reliance Specialist
  • Phone: (804) 827-1446
  • smwest@vcu.edu
  • TBD

  • IRB Training Manager
  • Phone: (804) 828-4996
  • Sherrie Dabney-Washington

  • Office Manager
  • Phone: (804) 828-0868
  • Fax: (804) 827-1448
  • ssdabneywash@vcu.edu