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AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
Clinical research management
Human subjects research
Federal policy and guidelines
Independent Consultant (1994 - present)
Trained and certified reading, learning and adult learning specialist providing educational consulting: learning
assistance to medical students and professionals, correlating educational materials, advising on the use of proper
materials and integrated learning systems, analyzing, editing, and matching materials to grade level,
managing/expanding non-traditional educational programs, educating high-risk individuals, and improving
literacy in children and adults. Create original text to supplement book series and learning systems. Present
webinars on various aspects of human research protections.
Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis, MO
Education Specialist and IRB Professional (5/01 - present)
Develop, implement, manage, and execute an education program that allows University staff, students, committee
members and investigators to keep abreast of changing regulations and facilitates the acceptance and management
of human subjects protocols. Instruct individuals in various aspects of human subjects research including ethics,
regulation, Good Clinical Practices, and Institutional review board processes such as submission, review, and
processing. Interact with local and national agencies. Provide education as part of University compliance issues.
Developed and serve as point person for the Community Engaged Research Program. Certified IRB professional.
Washington University’s University College St. Louis, MO
Instructor (8/08 – present)
Teach Research Ethics and Regulatory Affairs and Fundamentals of Clinical Research Management (graduate
course) as part of the Clinical Research Management (CRM) program. Instrumental in developing the curriculum
for the CRM and CRM honors program. Courses consistent rated high by student evaluations.
Posted on November 6, 2015 at 12:40pm