Name: Gaurav Dhawan

Country: United States


Associate Director- Human Research Protection Office,
University of Massachusetts,
Amherst, USA

Phone no: 413-345-8857, 413-577-0647

Email: Send an Email


Human Research Protection Office Research Compliance,
University of Massachusetts Mass Venture Center 100 Venture Way,
Suite 116 Hadley, MA 01035.

Research Interests:

Disease and Epidemiology, Occupational Health, Hormesis, Ionizing Radiation, Radiation Therapy, Human Research Ethics


  • Editorial Board Member "Dose-Response" Journal
  • Registered Biosafety Professional (RBP, ABSA) with 5 years of research compliance experience at University of Massachusetts (UMass), Amherst
  • Master of Public Health with specialization in Environmental Health Sciences (GPA: 3.95/4.0)
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S) (equivalent to first professional medicine degree M.D in the United States) with 2.5 years of managerial work experience in human subject research
  • Member of an Ethics Review Board (registered with Office of Human Rights Protection) overseeing human subject research in India for 3 years
  • Published two original research articles, nine review articles, eight case studies and seventeen abstracts -Current voting member of the UMass, Amherst Institutional Review Board (IRB)
  • Member of UMass, Amherst Infection Control Committee (ICC), Occupational Health Committee (OHC), Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)
  • One and a half years of research experience in Ramboll-ENVIRON International Corporation, Amherst Office
  • One and a half years of research and two years of teaching experience at UMass, Amherst.