Research Advisory Council

BCOM Research Advisory Council

The BCOM Research Advisory Council (RAC) serves in an advisory capacity to the Director of the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs and the BCOM Administration on matters related to research and creative scholarship.   Specific duties of the RAC include but are not limited to:

  • Advising the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs on development of policies and guidelines for the conduct of research at BCOM.
  • Serving as a liaison between the Office of Research & Sponsored programs and the faculty Council and BCOM Research Community.
  • Assisting and advising the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs and the Faculty Council and BCOM Research Community.
  • Assisting the Office of Research with Review of intramural grant applications.
  • Working with the Faculty Council Research Committee to provide oversight of student research and the annual student research day.
  • Other duties/activities as appropriate.

If you have any questions please contact: research@bcomnm.org

BCOM Research Advisory Council Membership Roster 2019-20

Joseph N. Benoit, PhD (Council Chair)
Assistant Dean for Research
Professor of Physiology & Pathology
jbenoit@bcomnm.org

Adrienne Kania, DO (Term Expires: June 30, 2020)
Associate Professor
Department of Clinical Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
akania@bcomnm.org

Harald Stauss, MD, PhD (Term Expires: June 30, 2022)
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
hstauss@bcomnm.org

Gabor Szalai, PhD (Term Expires: June 30, 2022)
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
gszalai@bcomnm.org

Vacant-Clinical Representative
TBD

Martha Enriquez (Recording Secretary)
Research Administrative Coordinator
menriquez@bcomnm.org

Leigh Cooper, OMSI (Term Expires: June 30, 2020)
Student Representative

Matthew Steritz, OMSII (Term Expires: June 30, 2020)
Student Representative

Robert J. Ketchum, PhD
Associate Dean of Preclinical Education
rketchum@bcomnm.org

Adela Lente, MD 
Associate Dean of Clinical Education
alente@bcomnm.org

Kalli Martinez, MS 
Scientific Research Associate
kmartinez@bcomnm.org

Steven J. Ontiveros, MBA, PhD 
Assistant Professor,
Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology
Director of Student Research
sjontiveros@bcomnm.org

Erin Palazollo, MLIS 
Library Director and Professor of Medical Informatics
epalazzolo@bcomnm.org

Jennifer E. Taylor
Vice-President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer
jetaylor@bcomnm.org

Michael Woods, PhD
Director or Research Laboratories
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology & Pathology
mwoods@bcomnm.org

RESEARCH ADVISORY COUNCIL
MEETING MINUTES
2019
September 20, 2019 Minutes
August 16, 2019 Minutes
June 21, 2019 Minutes
May 1, 2019 Minutes
January 18, 2019 Minutes
2018
December 10, 2018 Minutes
November 16, 2018 Minutes
September 21, 2018 Minutes
July 19, 2018 Minutes
July 16, 2018 Minutes
March 19, 2018 Minutes
2017
August 29, 2017 Minutes
July 18, 2017 Minutes
February 23, 2017 Minutes
February 17, 2017 Minutes
February 3, 2017 Minutes
January 24, 2017 Minutes
January 18, 2017 Minutes
2016
November 17, 2016 Minutes
November 2, 2016 Minutes
Membership

BCOM Research Advisory Council Membership Roster 2019-20

Joseph N. Benoit, PhD (Council Chair)
Assistant Dean for Research
Professor of Physiology & Pathology
jbenoit@bcomnm.org

Adrienne Kania, DO (Term Expires: June 30, 2020)
Associate Professor
Department of Clinical Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
akania@bcomnm.org

Harald Stauss, MD, PhD (Term Expires: June 30, 2022)
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
hstauss@bcomnm.org

Gabor Szalai, PhD (Term Expires: June 30, 2022)
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
gszalai@bcomnm.org

Vacant-Clinical Representative
TBD

Martha Enriquez (Recording Secretary)
Research Administrative Coordinator
menriquez@bcomnm.org

Leigh Cooper, OMSI (Term Expires: June 30, 2020)
Student Representative

Matthew Steritz, OMSII (Term Expires: June 30, 2020)
Student Representative

Robert J. Ketchum, PhD
Associate Dean of Preclinical Education
rketchum@bcomnm.org

Adela Lente, MD 
Associate Dean of Clinical Education
alente@bcomnm.org

Kalli Martinez, MS 
Scientific Research Associate
kmartinez@bcomnm.org

Steven J. Ontiveros, MBA, PhD 
Assistant Professor,
Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology
Director of Student Research
sjontiveros@bcomnm.org

Erin Palazollo, MLIS 
Library Director and Professor of Medical Informatics
epalazzolo@bcomnm.org

Jennifer E. Taylor
Vice-President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer
jetaylor@bcomnm.org

Michael Woods, PhD
Director or Research Laboratories
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology & Pathology
mwoods@bcomnm.org

Minutes
RESEARCH ADVISORY COUNCIL
MEETING MINUTES
2019
September 20, 2019 Minutes
August 16, 2019 Minutes
June 21, 2019 Minutes
May 1, 2019 Minutes
January 18, 2019 Minutes
2018
December 10, 2018 Minutes
November 16, 2018 Minutes
September 21, 2018 Minutes
July 19, 2018 Minutes
July 16, 2018 Minutes
March 19, 2018 Minutes
2017
August 29, 2017 Minutes
July 18, 2017 Minutes
February 23, 2017 Minutes
February 17, 2017 Minutes
February 3, 2017 Minutes
January 24, 2017 Minutes
January 18, 2017 Minutes
2016
November 17, 2016 Minutes
November 2, 2016 Minutes