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Research and Development Office
Research Office Building #30, Mail Code 151
University Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15240

Fax: 412-360-2377


Steven H. Graham, MD, PhD
Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development (ACOS/R&D)
Phone: 412-360-2914

Franca Cambi, MD, PhD
Deputy Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development
Phone: 412-360-2367

Janelle Altman
Business Manager for Research and Development
Phone: 412-360-2387

Kathy Parks
Administrative Officer for Research
Phone: 412-360-2396

Questions, concerns or complaints? Please contact the Research Office. Your communication will be acknowledged and handled as confidential.

PhoneArea of Specialty
Curtis Katz
Budget Analyst
412-360-2392 Orders; Accounts; Budgets
Claire Raible
Research Education & Policy Specialist
412-360-2234 Investigator and Coordinator Education; Research Outreach; Public Relations
Stephanie Partee
Program Support Specialist/RSEC Coordinator
412-360-2386 Research Scientific Evaluation Committee (RSEC); Work Orders; Travel; Publications; Personnel/Training/Credentialing; Without Compensation (WOC) Paperwork; R&D Committee
Dana Roolf
Biosafety Officer
412-360-2842 Chemical Matrix; Biosafety Concerns
Elizabeth Toth
IBC/IACUC/Scientific Review Coordinator
412-360-2382 Grant Submissions; Institutional Biosafety (IBC) Committee; Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
Amy Tomko
Budget Technician
412-360-2380 Supply Orders; Study Participant Compensation
Rachel Samuels
IRB Administrator
412-360-2384 Institutional Review Board (IRB) and Human Subject Research