Contact Research Team

Newton-Wellesley Hospital Office of Research

Mailing Address:
2014 Washington Street
40 William, Suite GRN 20
Newton MA 02462

Physical Locations:

  • Office of Research Primary Office:
    Wellesley Office Park
    40 William Street Suite GRN 20
    Wellesley MA 02481
    Fax: 617-243-5927
  • Office of Research Oncology Staff :
    Vernon Cancer Center
    2014 Washington Street
    Newton, MA, 02462

The Office of Research provides administrative support for the Newton-Wellesley Hospital IRB, The Human Research and Investigation Committee (HRIC), which is responsible for the protection of human subjects participating in research conducted by investigators at Newton-Wellesley Hospital.

The Office of Research also provides many resources to investigators interested in conducting clinical research at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, including full start-up services, study coordination and study management.

E. Deborah (Deb) Elek, MS, CIP, CIM
Manager, Office of Research
Phone: 617-243-6493 | email

Adam Lapidas, JD
Grants and Contracts Specialist
Phone: 617-243-6517 | email

Marsha Thomas Cymerman, MS, MPH

Senior Research Review Specialist
Phone: 617-243-6211 | email

Susan Barakat
Clinical Research Coordinator/Project Manager
Phone: 617-243-6572 | email

Adrianne Sternthal, BS
Clinical Research Coordinator/Project Manager
Phone: 617-243-5793 | email

Judy Chow
Clinical Research Coordinator/ Oncology Research Project Manager
Phone: 617-243-6392 | email


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