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Research Administration

Contact the staff in the Department of Internal Medicine Research Office at KU Medical Center.

Faculty within the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Kansas Medical Center have a long tradition of research excellence. Together, we are building on our reputation for conquering diseases and resolving public health challenges to support and strengthen our collective goal of comprehensive, coordinated care.

To learn more, contact our research operations and grants administration staff.

Contact Us

Internal Medicine Research Office
University of Kansas Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
4062 Sudler, MS 1022
Kansas City, KS 66160

Steven Weinman, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice-Chair for Research

Research Operations

Miranda Handke
Senior Director, Research Operations
Email: imro-ops@kumc.edu

Carolina Aguiar
Clinical Trials Project Director
Email: imroct@kumc.edu

Sarah Reboli
Research Operations Administrator
Email: imro-ops@kumc.edu

Vanessa Harper
Research Project Coordinator
Email: imro-ops@kumc.edu

Brendan Burns
Research Administrative Assistant
Email: imro-ops@kumc.edu

Research Administration

Ilse Duarte
Senior Director, Research Administration
Email: imro@kumc.edu

Betina Senat
Sponsored Project Director
Email: imro@kumc.edu

Maria Gonzales
Grants Manager
Email: imro@kumc.edu

Zachary Oshinbanjo
Grants Administrator
Email: imro@kumc.edu

Sylvia Dupuis
Post-Award Grants Coordinator
Email: imro@kumc.edu

Eric Liu
Grants Coordinator
Email: imro@kumc.edu

Chris Bessmer
Regulatory Project Manager
Email: imroct@kumc.edu

Tyler Zimmer
Senior Regulatory Coordinator
Email: imroct@kumc.edu

Mariah Duff
Regulatory Coordinator
Email: imroct@kumc.edu

KU School of Medicine

University of Kansas Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Mailstop 1022
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
Phone: 913-588-6000
Fax: 913-588-3995