Institutional Review Board

About the IRB  |  Contact Information

IMPORTANT NOTE =>

Due to current COVID-19 environment, the first line of contact with the IRB office should be email

IRB Chair/Director, NASA Office of Research Assurance

Marisa Covington, PhD, CIP

Mail Code: HQ-QA

Marisa.d.covington@nasa.gov

Office of Chief Health and Medical Officer

Manager, NASA Office of Research Assurance

Jennifer L. Christensen, PharmD, BCPS, RPh, CIP

Mail Code: SA/KBR

jennifer.l.christensen@nasa.gov

Human Health and Performance

Protocol Compliance Officer

William J. Tarver, MD

Mail Code: SD

Space and Clinical Operations

Human Health and Performance

Lead, NASA Test Safety and Analysis Group

Christopher A. Counts, MS

Mail Code: NS23

Safety and Test Operations Division

Safety and Mission Assurance Directorate

Manager, NASA IRB and Human Research Protection Program

Jessica S. Kisenwether, Ph. D., CCC-SLP, CIP

Mail Code: SA/KBR

jessica.s.kisenwether@nasa.gov

Human Health and Performance

Contact the IRB

The IRB Chair and Alternate Chair do not have information about the status of individual applications or review comments; however, they may be consulted about ethical or scientific issues via the IRB staff listed below.

IRB/HRMRB Coordinator, NASA IRB

Jennie Green, BS

Mail Code: SA/KBR

jennie.r.green@nasa.gov

Human Health and Performance

Electronic IRB (e-IRB) Technical Support

HHP IT User Support

Mail Code: SA/KBR

JSC-HHPIT-User-Support@mail.nasa.gov