Frontiers Partner Research Contacts


The research administration offices of each Frontiers institution will provide direction on institution-specific policies such as IRB approval and reporting procedures. Individual institutions may also offer unique funding opportunities or other resources only available to investigators at their institutions. 


University of Kansas - Medical Center, Lawrence, Wichita
General information: Frontiers Administration, (913)588-6290,, KUMC Research Institute, (913)588-1261,
IRB information: KUMC IRB (Human Subjects Committee), (913)588-1240,

University of Missouri-Kansas City
General information and IRB information: Protect Human Research Participants, (816)235-5927, 
Other information: 
Office of Research Services, (816)235-5600

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
General information: Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, (816)654-7603
IRB information: KCUMB Institutional Review Board, (816)654-7605,

St. Luke's Health System
General information: Central Office of Research Administration,
IRB information: St. Luke's Insitutional Review Board, (816)932-3661,

Childrens Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
General information: Research Development and Clinical Investigation, (816)701-1348, Office of Research Administration, (816)701-1392
IRB information: CMH Research Integrity, (816)701-4358, Integrity Office contact information

Veteran's Administration
Office of Research and Development

Truman Medical Center
Office of Research Administration, (816)235-6015, email