Congratulations to Cardiology Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Justin Fongemie, PharmD for being the 2017 recipient of the Louis Lasagna, MD Outstanding Institutional Review Board (IRB) Member Award. This award is given to an IRB member who best exemplifies Dr. Lasagna’s extraordinary care, concern, and compassion for research subjects and his advocacy for candor, honesty, and integrity in the design and execution of clinical research.
Justin has served as a pharmacy representative on the IRB since 2015. He was commended for his thoughtful and careful reviews of studies, his role in the accreditation of our Human Research Protection Program and bringing his pharmacy expertise to the IRB review process.
IMAGE left to right: IRB Chair Andreas Klein, MD and Justin Fongemie, PharmD