Research Compliance

The Office of Research Compliance provides support to faculty, staff and students regarding regulatory requirements for scientific research.  It functions to promote and ensure the highest standards for research compliance throughout the Texas A&M Health Science Center by being stewards of University resources and following the laws and rules governing sponsored projects. The office is managed by:

Melissa Kahl-McDonagh, Ph.D.

Director for Research Compliance

The Office of Research Compliance strives to foster the guiding principles of research compliance set forth by the Texas A&M University System in all research endeavors. If you have any questions related to Research Compliance at the HSC, please contact the Office of Research Compliance at 979-436-0590 or