ORC staff works closely with investigators and the Institutional Review Board to ensure subject’s welfare and research compliance with federal regulations. You may contact us for assistance or guidance regarding human subject research and IRB review. Please schedule an appointment to ensure staff availability. For general questions and guidance, please call 817-735-0409. Please send fax correspondence to 817-735-0124.
Brian A. Gladue, Ph.D., CIP – Associate Vice President, Research Administration and
Executive Director, North Texas Regional Institutional Review Board
Ph: (817) 735-5083 – Email: Brian.Gladue@unthsc.edu
Directs and coordinates all protocol reviews, outreach and regulatory activities associated with biomedical, social-behavioral, and FDA (clinical trial) research projects.
Deb Ceron – Senior Human Research Protection Coordinator
Ph: (817) 735-5483 – Email: Deb.Ceron@unthsc.edu
Coordinator for all FDA industry-sponsored and federal government (NIH, CDC) clinical trials.
Itzel Peña Pérez, MS, CIP – Human Research Protection Coordinator
Ph: (817) 735-0673 – Email: Itzel.Pena@unthsc.edu
Coordinator for social-behavioral and biomedical research projects; and conducts Spanish translations and verifications for research projects involving human subjects.
Amanda Oglesby, MS – Human Research Protection Coordinator
Ph: (817) 735-5457 – Email: Amanda.Oglesby@unthsc.edu
Coordinator for biomedical and social-behavioral research projects.
Tania C. Ghani, MS, CIP – Research Compliance Manager
Ph: (817) 735-2038- Email: Tania.Ghani@unthsc.edu
Jessica Bird – Research Compliance Manager
Ph: (817) 735-2081 – Email: Jessica.Bird@unthsc.edu
Christina Aguilar, CPIA – IACUC Administrator
Ph: (817) 735-2533 – Email: Christina.Aguilar@unthsc.edu
Coordinates IACUC functions including protocol reviews, audits and inspections.
Christine Keas – Senior Administrative Coordinator
Ph: (817) 735-0409 – Email: Christine.Keas@unthsc.edu
Susan Harlin – Research Conflict of Interest Administrator / Compliance Manager
Ph: (817) 735-2742 – Email: Susan.Harlin@unthsc.edu
Monday-Friday 8am – 5pm
The Office of Research Compliance (ORC) is located on the first floor of Center for Biohealth (CBH) Suite 160. Our mail-in address is 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd Fort Worth, TX 76107. Please address mail with attention to the Office of Research Compliance. You may contact us at 817-735-0409. Please send fax correspondence to 817-735-0124.
ORC staff is always willing to provide assistance to investigators regarding current or prospective research protocols. Please schedule an appointment to ensure staff availability.
All documents and correspondence for ORC or the IRB can be dropped off during business hours (8am-5pm) at the front desk of ORC with Ms. Christine Keas.
ORC is organized within the Division of Research & Innovation. As such, we collaborate with the Office of Clinical Trials and the Office of Grant and Contract Management in coordinating human subject research at UNTHSC. Click the Division of Research & Innovation Directory link for a listing of the Division of Research & Innovation Office.
This page was last modified on June 10, 2019