United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center

For Investigators: Committees - Biosafety Membership

 SRS Biosafety Membership

 

Voting Members

Role

Phone

Term
Expiration

Klein, Richard, Ph.D.

Chair

843-789-6801

07/2015

Cowart, Ashley L., Ph.D. 

Research Health Scientist

843-876-5194

09/2015

Gudz, Tatyana, Ph.D. 

Research Health Scientist

843-792-6439

03/2015

Harris, Krista E. 

STB Animal Facilities

843-789-6718

03/2015

Huang, Yan, M.D., Ph.D. 

Research Health Scientist

843-789-6824

03/2015

Gamarra, Hayden

Citadel Community Member

843-225-3294

05/2015

Morinelli, Thomas A., Ph.D.

Vice-Chair

843-792-0071

07/2015

Rohrer, Bärbel, Ph.D.

Research Health Scientist

843-792-5086

06/2016

Schnellman, Rick G., Ph.D.

Research Health Scientist

843-792-3754

05/2015

Tomlinson, Stephen, Ph.D.

Research Health Scientist

843-792-1450

05/2015

Non-Voting Members        

Role

Phone

Term
Expiration

Gardner, Teresa

SRS Coordinator/Recorder

843-789-6706

N/A

Voting Ex-Officio Members

Role

Phone

Term
Expiration

Adkins, Jennifer D., MS

MUSC Risk Management

843-792-3783

01/2017

Backman, Chloe M.

MUSC Risk Management

843-792-1260

03/2015

Eisenman, Daniel, Ph.D.

MUS Biosafety Officer

843-792-4304

03/2015

Simuel, James

MUSC Radiation Safety

843-792-4260

03/2015

Non-Voting Ex-Officio Members

Role

Phone

Term
Expiration

McDonald, Jr., Robert., M.D.

VA AFGE Local 523 Union Rep

843-577-5011

08/2015

Hill, Marietta A., RN

VA Infection Control

843-789-7469

03/2016

Paladino, “Tony” Anthony

AO Research

843-789-6710

N/A

Young, M. Rita I., Ph.D.

ACOS for Research

843-789-6707

N/A

Non-Voting Consultants

Role

Phone

Term
Expiration

Coleman, Shelley

VA Research Compliance Auditor

843-789-6504

N/A

Delp, Christina A.

VA Industrial Hygienist

843-789-3899

05/2016

East, Alan L.

VA GEMS Coordinator

843-789-6303

05/2016

Gibbs, Beth W.

VA Research Compliance Officer

843-789-7399

08/2016

For questions and/or SRS submissions, please contact:

SRS Coordinator, Teresa Gardner teresa.gardner@va.gov
Phone: (843) 789-6706; Fax: (843) 876-5384

 

M. Rita I. Young, Ph.D.
Associate Chief of Staff for Research

E-mail:  rita.young@va.gov
Phone: (843) 789-6707;  Fax: (843) 876-5384
Research Service
Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center
109 Bee Street
Charleston, SC  29401

 

 



Useful Research Links

Charleston VA Research Home 

 

Our Research Program 

 

For Investigators 

 

Charleston Research Institute 

 

For Veterans Interested in Participating in Research