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Contact Aurora RSPP/IRB

General Questions

For General Questions

For general questions or to submit forms for review or approval to our Research Subject Protection Program (RSPP) or institutional review board (IRB), please contact us at:

Staff Directory

Aurora IRB Staff Directory

Director of RSPP
Michelle Maternowski, BS
Phone: 414-219-7703

IRB Administrative Assistant
Linda Beaumont
Phone: 414-219-7744

IRB Coordinator
Debi Christianson
Phone: 414-219-7629

Research Compliance Analysts
Linda Stahovic, MSW, MBA
Phone: 414-219-7431

Brooke Mechelke, BS
Phone: 414-219-5981

Research Oversight Coordinator
Angela Carpenter
Phone: 414-219-7280

Institutional Official
Dennis Baumgardner, MD
Phone: 414-219-5191

Mailing Information

Aurora IRB Mailing Address

945 N. 12th Street
P.O. Box 342 W310
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0342

Please use this address for any forms requesting an address for the Aurora IRB (e.g. FDA Form 1572).

Courier & Hand Delivery Address

836 N. 12th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233

IRB Approval of Research

Find out the steps you need to take to get IRB approval of research.

Resources & Forms

Download templates for IRB application, informed consent and more.

Policies & Procedures

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Vaccine Update

Please be patient as vaccine supplies are currently limited.

At this time, we’re vaccinating our most vulnerable patients based on CDC guidelines. If you’re our patient, we’ll contact you to schedule when it’s your turn based on available vaccine supplies.