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Lexington VA Medical Center


Lexington VAMC Research Resources - Contacts

Administrative & Veterinarian Offices


 Pedro L. Vera, Ph.D.
ACOS/Research & Development
(859) 281-4927

Anthony May
Administrative Officer
(859) 381-5947

Debie Hayse
(859) 281-4927
Education and Training 

Tony Paladino
Program Specialist
(859) 233-4511 x5131
Budget Analyst

Lena Molen
Program Support
(859) 233-4511 x4281
Committee SRS Education and Training

Dawn Biddulph
Program Support
(859) 233-4511 x 4582
Budget Analyst

Keith Trumbauer
VMU Supervisor
(859) 381-5946
Committee IACUC

Michele Jackson
IRB Coordinator
(859) 233-4511 x 4282
Committee R&D/IRB


Research Office Fax Number: (859) 281-4989




Richard Archer
GEMS Coordinator
(859) 233-4511 x3354
Chemical Pickup

Stephen Brown, PhD
Research Safety Officer
(859) 233-4511 x4274
Research Safety and SRS Pre-Review

Michael Hackett
Radiation Safety
(859) 381-5929
Radiation Safety

Data Safety and Security - Compliance


John Hale
Information Security Officer
(859) 233-4511 x3517

James McCarthy
Research Compliance Officer
(859) 233-4511 x4275
All Research Compliance Issues 

Kevin Essary
Information Security Officer
(859) 233-4511 x3517

Christian Loftus
Privacy Officer
(859) 233-4511 x4200
All Concerns for Patient Privacy 


Decisional Support Service


DSS Clinical Coordinator
(859) 233-4511 x2695

Lexington VAMC Research