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Institutional Review Board

Contact the Institutional Review Board


The Human Subjects Protection Program (HSPP) staff is available for consultation and advice, and we welcome your calls and emails. If we can be of assistance, please contact us.

For more information on the IRB, please visit the main Institutional Review Board Web page.

Please note: All submissions should be directed to the IRB via email. Submissions made directly to the IRB chair will not expedite your matter and may result in significant delays.

Department phone: 206-987-7804
Department fax: 206-884-2635
Department mailstop: CW8-5A

For mailings from the University of Washington, use Box 359300, Mailstop CW8-5A.

Llilian Garcia

Program Coordinator
Phone: 206-884-2910

Joanne Walby

Program Coordinator
Phone: 206-884-4557

Dominic Chiarelli, JD

Human Subjects Protection Analyst
Phone: 206-884-1051

Michelle Grienauer, JD, MPH

Human Subjects Protection Analyst
Phone: 206-884-8161

Tara Polek, PhD

Human Subjects Protection Analyst
Phone: 206-884-6187

Kelly Hebner, JD

Human Subjects Protection Analyst
Phone: 206-884-4783

Laurie Bolton, JD

Phone: 206-884-7820

Douglas Diekema, MD

IRB Chair
Phone: 206-884-4346

Rosemay Vazeux, MD

IRB Vice Chair
Phone: 206-884-1427

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