Board of Directors

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AAHRPP's Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing the accreditation process. The Board is composed of individuals concerned with research involving humans as research participants. Five of AAHRPP's directors represent research participants or other community stakeholders.

Tracy H. Blumenfeld, MBA
Co-Founder, President and CEO
RAPIDTRIALS

Quincy Byrdsong, EdD, CIP, CCRP
Vice Provost for Health Affairs
Lipscomb University

Guy Chisolm, PhD, At-Large Member
Retired Professional Staff
Innovation Management and Conflict of Interest Program
Cleveland Clinic Health System

Barbara Entwisle, PhD, Chair
Kenan Distinguished Professor, Sociology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Training Director and Fellow, Carolina Population Center

Jonathan Green, MD, MBA
Director, Office of Human Subjects Research Protections
Office of Intramural Research, Office of the Director
National Institutes of Health

Hal Hackerman, CPA, Treasurer
Audit & Accounting Director
Ellin & Tucker

Nancy M. P. King, JD
Professor
Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy
Division of Public Health Sciences 
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Ann Meeker-O'Connell, MS
Vice President
Integrated QMS 
Vertex Phamaceuticals

Heather Pierce, JD, MPH
Senior Director for Science Policy
Regulatory Counsel
Association of American Medical Colleges

Stephen Rosenfeld, MD, MBA, Vice Chair
Executive Board Chair
SACHRP

Steven R. Smith, JD
Dean and Professor (Emeritus)
California Western School of Law

Christopher States, Secretary
Senior Environmental Planner (Biologist)
California Department of Transportation

Julie Anne Zawisza
Director
Global Regulatory Policy
Merck & Co.