Skip to main content

Research and Industry Relations Committee (RIRC)

The Research and Industry Relations Committee (RIRC), is a student-led organization focused on empowering medical student research and elevating student research programs to the national level. In partnership with the Office of Medical Student Research, we are actively implementing and dynamically improving our nationally-recognized student research program model here at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

Interest in being a RIRC student representative? 

Questions regarding medical student research?

Contact the RIRC today at

RIRC Areas of Focus and Involvement:

Expand all

Meet Your RIRC Representatives

Andrew Nicholas
Armo Derbarsegian
Claire Weinstein
Justin Heidel
Phillip Witcher
Tiffany Shi

Expand all

Contact Us

Amy Thompson MD
Director of Medical Student Research Initiatives

Medical Sciences Building 4556C
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0526

Diana Mullenix
Program Director

CARE/Crawley Building E870
3290 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0555