Personnel and Contact Information

Not sure where to direct your question? For general questions, please contact or 773-702-6505. 

Question about relying on an external IRB or about another site relying on our IRB? Please contact .

Mailing Address:
The University of Chicago 
Office of Clinical Research 
Section of Regulatory Compliance 
5841 S. Maryland Ave., I-625, MC7132
Chicago, IL 60637

Phone:  773-702-6505  /  Fax: 773-834-0659

Office staff hours: 8:30 AM - 5 PM

IRB Administrator On Call:

If you have a general question or are unsure whom to contact, you can call the main IRB office line at 773-702-6505 or you can contact the IRB administrator on call for the day according to the following schedule:

On Call May 2021


Name/Title Contact
Millie Maleckar, CIP
Director of Regulatory Compliance for Human Subjects
James Lynch, CIP
Associate Director of Education/ Quality Assurance
Nell Thompson, CIP
Associate Director of Regulatory Compliance for Human Subjects
Jill Navarro
Senior Administrator of Regulatory Compliance, Amendments
Aaron Roberts
Senior Administrator of Regulatory Compliance, Amendments
Jeremy LaVigne, CIP
Senior Administrator of Regulatory Compliance
Liz Diaz
Administrator of Regulatory Compliance
Michele Perles
Administrator of Regulatory Compliance
Camille Schumacher Reilly
Protocol Coordinator

IRB OFFICE HOURS: Now By Appointment

IRB office hours are currently available via Zoom meeting for a personalized consult with an IRB staff member to discuss your new or ongoing research. Office Hours are available at the following times: 

Mondays, between 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Thursdays, between 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM 


To sign up for a slot, please create a meeting in Outlook and invite to the meeting. Please only choose a meeting time that is shown as “available” in the calendar. After sending the meeting request in Outlook, you will receive an email confirmation from the IRB office that contains a Zoom link to the Office Hours meeting.



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