VIRTUAL OVCR Town Hall Panel Discussion: “Human subjects research on both the School of Medicine and Danforth campuses”

August 18, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom conference (Virtual)

“Human subjects research on both the School of Medicine and Danforth campuses”

Join the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR) for the next virtual town hall on research during COVID-19.  This town hall will focus exclusively on conducting research with human participants during COVID-19. Panelists will discuss considerations for both the School of Medicine and the Danforth Campus. The town hall has a maximum of 1,000 participants.

Submit your questions in advance by completing this survey. The panel will address questions during the Town Hall.

Join via Zoom (WUSTL Key Required)


Deanna Barch
Chair and Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences

Amanda Cashen
Professor of Medicine
Executive Chair of the Institutional Review Board

Jennifer Lodge
Vice Chancellor for Research

Bill Powderly
J. William Campbell Professor of Medicine
Director of the Institute for Public Health

Mitchell Sommers
Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences​​
​​Suresh Vedantham
Assistant Dean for Clinical Research

Jeanne Velders
Executive Director of Human Research Protection Office

Pamela Woodard
Hugh Monroe Wilson Professor of Radiology
Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Yi Zhang
Assistant Dean and Administrative Director of Clinical Studies​

To stay connected to the most current guidance, FAQs, and best practices for researchers during COVID-19, please visit the OVCR’s COVID-19 page.

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