Office of Research Integrity and Compliance Staff

General Administration
  • Daniel Vasgird, Ph.D.
    Director, Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
    (304) 293-6094
  • Deyanira Santiago, MBA, RLATg
    Assistant Director, Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
    (304) 293-7073
  • Tracye Tennant
    Administrative Secretary
    (304) 293-7073
    Responsibilities:   Primary Contact, Accounting

  • Human Subject Research
  • Lilo Ast, M.A.
    Senior Program Coordinator for Human Research Protections Program
    (304) 293-7555
    Responsibilities:  Studies on Human Subjects (IRB) / Full Board Reviews / NHSR / Amendments / Renewals / Deviations / Adverse Events / UPIRTSOs / Emergency Use / IAAs / Tissue Banking
  • Barbara White
    Senior Human Research Protections Program Administrator
    (304) 293-5971
    Responsibilities:  Studies on Human Subjects (IRB) / Expedited Reviews / Exempt Reviews
  • Jonathan C. Young, Ph.D., CIP
    Human Research Protections Program Administrator
    (304) 293-1119
    Responsibilities:   Studies on Human Subjects (IRB) / Exempt Reviews / Expedited Reviews / Tissue Banking / NHSR / Deviations / IAAs / Amendments / Renewals / Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)
  • Afton Wagner
    Administrative Assistant
    (304) 293-5923
    Responsibilities:   ACUC and IRB Support / CITI training / NHSR

  • Animal Studies
  • Melinda Hollander, M.S., CPIA
    Animal Care and Use Officer
    (304) 293-9368
    Responsibilities:  Animal Studies (ACUC)
  • Afton Wagner
    Administrative Assistant
    (304) 293-5923
    Responsibilities:   ACUC and IRB Support

  • Conflict of Interest in Research
  • Joy Edwards
    Conflict of Interest in Research Officer
    (304) 293-5475
    Responsibilities:   Conflict of Interest