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Submission Deadlines & Full Board Meeting Dates

Lubbock/Odessa IRB

Local Announcements

Please notify Karen Douglas if you would like to receive institutional IRB/iRIS announcements via e-mail.

Submission Deadlines & Full Board Meeting Dates 

September 2018 thru August 2019

Submission deadlines are for initial reviews, continuing reviews and tabled studies that require Full Board review. Other types of submissions (exempt and expedited studies, safety reports, amendments, memos, responses to stipulations that don't require Full Board review) can be submitted at any time.

Lubbock IRB Meetings 2018-2019

Submission Requirements
All submissions must take place electronically via the iRIS system.  

TTUHSC Lubbock/Odessa IRB Member Roster                                         FWA# 00006767
3601 4th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79430                               September 1, 2018 - August 31, 2020
                                                                  Effective 3.25.2019

Member Name Gender M/F Highest Degree Scientific/Non-Scientific Specialty Affiliated with TTUHSC
IRB Chair        
O'Banion, Scott M PharmD Scientist - Pharmacy No - UMC Representative
IRB Vice-chair        
Sleeper, Rebecca F PharmD Scientist - Pharmacy Practice Yes - Jerry H. Hodge School of Pharmacy
 Board Members        
 Ashcraft, Alyce  F PhD, RN Scientist - Nursing Yes - School of Nursing
 Barrington, Lisa F MSN, RN Scientist - Nursing Yes - UMC Representative
 Culberson, John M MD Scientist - Geriatric Medicine Yes - Family Medicine
deRiese, Cornelia F MD, PhD Scientist - Obstetrics/Gynecology Yes - TTUHSC faculty family member
Douglas, Karen F   Non-Scientist Yes - Research Integrity Office
Erwin, Cheryl F JD, PhD Scientist - Ethics / Participant Advocate Yes - Psychiatry
Hardwicke, Fred M MD Scientist - Oncology Yes - Internal Medicine
Johnson, Lara F MD Scientist - Pediatric Hospitalist Yes - Pediatrics
Johnson, Sherri F MBA Non-Scientist Yes - Institutional Compliance
Lee, Sue Ann F PhD Scientist - Speech & Hearing Yes - Allied Health
Martinez, Didio M BS Non-Scientist No - Medical Center Hospital rep
Nair, Nandini F MD, PhD Scientist - Cardiology Yes - Internal Medicine
Nelson, Jessica F MD Scientist - Psychiatry Yes - Psychiatry
Rasmuss, Tim M  MA Scientist - Psychiatry No - Community representative
Schlabritz-Lutsevich, Natalia F MD, PhD Scientist - Obstetrics/Gynecology Yes - Ob/Gyn
Spellman, Craig M PhD, DO Scientist - Endocrinology 
Medical Center Health System rep
Yes - Internal Medicine
Torquemada, Esmeralda F  BSN Non-scientist Yes – Cell Physiology
Wilms, Henrik M MD Scientist - Neurodegenerative diseases Yes - Neurology
Alternative Board Members        
Ansari, Mac M MD Scientist - Cardiology Yes - Internal Medicine
Alternative for Nandini Nair
Boswell, Carol F EdD, RN Scientist - Nursing Yes - School of Nursing Alternative for Alyce Ashcraft
Caudill, Richard M PharmD Scientist - Pharmacy No - UMC representativeAlternate for Scott O'Banion
Cox, Craig M PharmD Scientist - Pharmacy Practice Yes - Jerry H. Hodge School of PharmacyAlternate for Rebecca Sleeper
Dorris, Vicki F JD Non-Scientist - General Counsel Yes - Non-voting Legal Consultant
 Giles, Chuck M PhD Scientist - Psychology Yes - Psychiatry Alternate for Cheryl Erwin
 Oud, Lavi M MD Scientist - Pulmonary/Critical CareMedical Center Health System rep  Yes - Internal MedicineAlternate for Craig Spellman
Privacy Board        
 Taraban, Beth F MA IRB Administrator Yes - Privacy Board Member only