BCOM Institutional Review Board Membership Roster 2017-18

Joseph N. Benoit, Ph.D. (Chair)
Director, Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
Professor of Physiology & Pathology

Rev. Jared Carson (non-affiliated community member)
Pastor, Peace Lutheran Church, Las Cruces, NM

Sam Kadavakollu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Richard Selinfreund, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Physiology & Pathology

Martha Cardoza
IRB Administrative Assistant

Adela Lente, M.D. (Vice-Chair)
Associate Professor and Chair of Surgery

Adrienne Kania, D.O.
Associate Professor of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Justin McHorse (non-scientist)
BCOM Chief of Staff

Hugo Vilchis, M.D.
Associate Professor of Population Health
Associate Dean for Population Health

Alternate Members

Sherri Howell, D.O. (alternate member)
Associate Professor and Chair of Family and Community Medicine

Robert J. Ketchum (alternate member)
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs & Clinical Education

Jennifer Eastwood, Ph.D. (alternate member)
Assistant Professor of Anatomy

LeAnn Jons-Cox, D.O. (alternate member)
Assistant Dean for Osteopathic Integration