Who We Are

Our Office for Research Support team members are located on each floor of the Medical School, Duluth campus. We invite you to reach out to our Office as a one-stop-shop for all research-related questions and activities.

 

1.    Catherine A. McCarty, PhD, MPH, MSB | cathy@d.umn.edu

Director, Office for Research Support

Professor & Associate Dean for Research, Department of Family Medicine & Biobehavioral Health

Affiliate Faculty, University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics

2.    Matthew Slattery, PhD mslatter@d.umn.edu

Research Director, Whiteside Institute for Clinical Research

3.    Brenna Doheny, PhD, MPH | bdoheny@umn.edu

Postdoctoral Associate, Office for Research Support

4.    Wendy Schwartz | wschwart@d.umn.edu

Research & Facilities Manager, Office for Research Support

5.    Annette Rod | arod@d.umn.edu

Research Infrastructure Manager & Safety Officer, Office for Research Support

6.    Marilyn Odean, MS | modean@d.umn.edu | 218-726-7495

Program Director, Whiteside Institute for Clinical Research

7.    Nils Arvold, MD | nils.arvold@slhduluth.com

Medical Director, Whiteside Institute for Clinical Research

St. Luke's Radiation Oncology

8.    Cara Hegg, PhD | cshegg@d.umn.edu

Research Scientist, Whiteside Institute for Clinical Research

9.    Lynsie Radovich, PhD | lradovic@d.umn.edu

Coordinator & Research Scientist, Whiteside Institute for Clinical Research