BCOM Institutional Review Board Membership Roster 2018-19
Joseph N. Benoit, Ph.D. (Chair)
Director, Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
Professor of Physiology and Pathology, Physiology & Assistant Dean of Research
Rev. Jared Carson (non-affiliated community member)
Pastor, Peace Lutheran Church, Las Cruces, NM
Sam Kadavakollu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry
Richard Selinfreund, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Physiology and Pathology, Pathology
Research Office Coordinator
Adela Lente, M.D. (Vice-Chair)
Chair of Clinical Specialties & Associate Professor of Clinical Specialties, Surgery
Leigh G. Cooper, RN, BSN, MS (non-affiliated member)
Quality Coordinator, MountainView Medical Center
Adrienne Kania, D.O.
Associate Professor of Clinical Specialties, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Justin McHorse, M.S. (non-scientist)
Assistant Vice President of Multicultural Inclusion
Michael Frederich, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Primary Care, Family Medicine and Palliative Care
Robert J. Ketchum (alternate member)
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs & Clinical Education
LeAnn Jons-Cox, D.O. (alternate member)
Assistant Dean for Osteopathic Integration
Jennifer Eastwood, Ph.D. (alternate member)
Associate Professor of Anatomy