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AAVA Research Administrative Staff

Research Service

William F. Weitzel, MD Associate Chief of Staff - Research william.weitzel@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55600
Christine Freeman Basmajian, PhD Deputy Associate Chief of Staff - Research christine.basmajian@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55078
Elizabeth A. Koester Director, Research Operations elizabeth.koester@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53967
Vickie Burrell Budget Analyst vickie.burrell@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55604
Lashawn Cooley Contracts, Purchasing, Travel, IPA Agreements Lashawn.Cooley@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55603
Towanda Willis Contracts, Purchasing, Travel, IPA Agreements towanda.willis@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55475
Leah Gillon Webmaster leah.gillon@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53440
Sheena Hatcher IRB Coordinator sheena.hatcher@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55901
Cathy Kaczmarek IRB Coordinator catherine.kaczmarek@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53439
Sam McVean RDC Coordinator samuel.mcvean@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55602
Zhoie Bigham WOC Coordinator, ADPAC, Education Liaison zhoie.bigham@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55600
Terry Robinson IRB Specialist / Research Records Liaison terry.robinson3@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53440
Birgit Roller VERAM Executive Director birgit.roller@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 27125
Scott Sample Compliance Officer scott.sample@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 54013
Michael Skyring Compliance Office Assistant michael.skyring@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55842
Carolyn Slusher IACUC & Safety Coordinator carolyn.slusher@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 57981
Sherry Wagar Veterinary Medicial Unit Supervisor sherry.wagar@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53442

Center for Clinical Management Research (CCMR)

Sameer Saini, MD Director sameer.saini@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53504
Wyndy Wiitala Associate Director for Operations Wyndy.Wiitala@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53601
Kimberly Beers Administrative Officer kimberly.beers@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53653
Beverly Hall Purchasing beverly.hall@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53630
Fatima Makki Grant Administration fatima.makki@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53623
Tabitha Metreger Contracting tabitha.metreger@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53624
Jon Mulawa SMITREC and Mental Health Travel jon.mulawa@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 27429
John Wall CCMR Travel, Teleworking and Physican Agreements john.wall1@va.gov  
Michael Robertson Purchasing michael.robertson6@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 55718
Theresa Spencer IPAs theresa.spencer@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53631

Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Centers (GRECC)

Neil B. Alexander, MD Director neil.alexander@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 57686
Roger Albin, MD Associate Director for Research ralbin@med.umich.edu 734-764-1347
Ashley Guastella Administrative Officer ashley.guastella@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53048
Christopher Robinson Program Specialist christopher.robinson6@va.gov 734-769-7100 ext 53072