Director, IRB for Health Sciences Research
University of Virginia
Susie R. Hoffman RN, BSN, CIP, is the director of the IRB for Health Sciences Research at the University of Virginia (UVA), a position she has held since 1999. A nurse by background, she has worked in the research field since 1987 as both a research coordinator and as the director of clinical trials for a radiopharmaceutical company. Ms. Hoffman has been very involved with PRIM&R having served as a faculty member for many years. She also served as president of the former Applied Research Ethics National Association (ARENA) Council, which served as the Membership arm of PRIM&R, as chair of the PRIM&R Membership Committee, and as Co-Chair of the Workshop/Didactic Sub-Committee for the Advancing Research Ethics Conference from 2012-2015.