Contact Information

Information and/or questions about ICEHR, ethics application requirements, and the process of review should be directed to the ICEHR office.

Phone:(709) 864-2561

Office Location:IIC-2010C (Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation). 

Hours of Operation: 8:30-4:30 M-F (June-August: 8:30-4:00) 

Chair's Office: By appointment


ICEHR Office Staff 

Theresa Heath, Ethics Officer
Phone: 864-2861

Lana Williams, Admin Staff Specialist 
Phone: 864-4040

Phone: 864-2561

Susan Mercer, Secretary [on leave]
Phone: 864-2561


Committee Members

Dr. Russell Adams
Faculty of Science (Psychology) / Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Kelly Blidook 
Faculty of Arts (Political Science)

Faculty of Business Administration
Dr. Gordon Cooke
Dr. Tom Cooper 
Dr. Dianne Ford

Faculty of Education
Dr. Anne Burke 
Dr. Edith Furey

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Dr. Jennifer Dyer (German & Russian)
Dr. Holly Everett (Folklore); School of Music
Dr. Marguerite MacKenzie (Linguistics)
Dr. Rose Riccardelli (Sociology)
Dr. Elizabeth Simm (Geography)

Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Sharon Buehler (Community Health & Humanities)
Dr. Jennifer Flynn (Community Health & Humanities); Faculty of   Humanities and Social Science (Philosophy)

Faculty of Science
Dr. Kathleen Hourihan (Psychology)
Dr. Lourdes Peña-Castillo (Computer Science & Biology)

School of Human Kinetics and Recreation
Dr. Jeannette Byrne 


Community Representatives
Rev. Anthony Bidgood
Mr. Justin Mellor, LL.M




230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552