Research Advisory Council

Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine Research Advisory Council

The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine Research Advisory Council (RAC) serves in an advisory capacity to the Director of the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs and the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine 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 the College.
  • Serving as a liaison between the Office of Research & Sponsored programs and the faculty Council and Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine Research Community.
  • Assisting and advising the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs and the Faculty Council and Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine 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

Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine Research Advisory Council Membership Roster 2020 - 2021

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

Biography

Adrienne Kania, DO (Term Expires: June 30, 2023)
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Division Chief of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
akania@bcomnm.org

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

Biography

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

Biography

Richard Ross, MD (Term Expires June 30, 2023)
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Hematology & Oncology
rross@bcomnm.org

Elijah Ibadlit, OMSI (Term Expires June 30, 2021)
Student Representative

Jonathan Kreger, OMSII (Term Expires June 30, 2021)
Student Representative

Robert J. Ketchum, PhD (ex-officio, non-voting)
Associate Dean of Preclinical Education
Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology
rketchum@bcomnm.org

Adela Lente, MD (ex-officio, non-voting)
Associate Dean of Clinical Education
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Surgery
alente@bcomnm.org

Biography

Kalli Martinez, MS (ex-officio, non-voting)
Scientific Research Associate
BioScience Research Laboratory Manager
kmartinez@bcomnm.org

Steven J. Ontiveros, MBA, PhD (ex-officio)
Associate Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology
Director of Student Research
sjontiveros@bcomnm.org

Biography

Erin Palazollo, MLIS (ex-officio)
Professor of Medical Informatics in Biomedical Sciences
Director of Library
epalazzolo@bcomnm.org

Biography

Jennifer E. Taylor (ex-officio, non-voting)
Vice-President for Administration
Chief Financial Officer
jtaylor@bcomnm.org

Michael Woods, PhD (ex-officio, non-voting)
Associate Professor of Physiology & Pathology
Director of Research Laboratories
mwoods@bcomnm.org

Biography

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

RESEARCH ADVISORY COUNCIL
MEETING MINUTES
2020
May 15, 2020 Minutes
April 17, 2020 Minutes
March 20, 2020 Minutes
January 17, 2020 Minutes
2019
November 15, 2019 Minutes
October 18, 2019 Minutes
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

Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine Research Advisory Council Membership Roster 2020 - 2021

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

Biography

Adrienne Kania, DO (Term Expires: June 30, 2023)
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Division Chief of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
akania@bcomnm.org

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

Biography

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

Biography

Richard Ross, MD (Term Expires June 30, 2023)
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Hematology & Oncology
rross@bcomnm.org

Elijah Ibadlit, OMSI (Term Expires June 30, 2021)
Student Representative

Jonathan Kreger, OMSII (Term Expires June 30, 2021)
Student Representative

Robert J. Ketchum, PhD (ex-officio, non-voting)
Associate Dean of Preclinical Education
Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology
rketchum@bcomnm.org

Adela Lente, MD (ex-officio, non-voting)
Associate Dean of Clinical Education
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Surgery
alente@bcomnm.org

Biography

Kalli Martinez, MS (ex-officio, non-voting)
Scientific Research Associate
BioScience Research Laboratory Manager
kmartinez@bcomnm.org

Steven J. Ontiveros, MBA, PhD (ex-officio)
Associate Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology
Director of Student Research
sjontiveros@bcomnm.org

Biography

Erin Palazollo, MLIS (ex-officio)
Professor of Medical Informatics in Biomedical Sciences
Director of Library
epalazzolo@bcomnm.org

Biography

Jennifer E. Taylor (ex-officio, non-voting)
Vice-President for Administration
Chief Financial Officer
jtaylor@bcomnm.org

Michael Woods, PhD (ex-officio, non-voting)
Associate Professor of Physiology & Pathology
Director of Research Laboratories
mwoods@bcomnm.org

Biography

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

Minutes
RESEARCH ADVISORY COUNCIL
MEETING MINUTES
2020
May 15, 2020 Minutes
April 17, 2020 Minutes
March 20, 2020 Minutes
January 17, 2020 Minutes
2019
November 15, 2019 Minutes
October 18, 2019 Minutes
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