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IBC Members

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC).  The IBC oversees TCU’s Biosafety in Research program, which includes helping to ensure compliance for all research and teaching activities that involve the use of recombinant or synthetically derived nucleic acid molecules or other biohazardous materials.

Michael Bernas, Chair(MED)2025
Dennis Cheek, Vice Chair(NURS)2025
Mike Chumley(BIOL)2024
Melissa Acosta (NON-TCU MEMBER) 2024
Rich Adickes(RISK MANAGEMENT)2024
Kathleen Borgmann (NON-TCU MEMBER) 2024
Eric B. Gonzales(MED)2023
John Horner(BIOL)2025
Ryan Porter (KINE)2024
Alternate: Mitzi Glover(MED) 2024
Weldon George, non-voting liaison (RESEARCH COMPLIANCE)