SUNY Albany IRB Files on Gulf War Illness Detoxification Program

R. M. Seibert filed this request with the State University of New York at Albany of New York.


From: R. M. Seibert

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

Any Division of Research reports, correspondence files or other documentation from the Human Participants Institutional Review Board dated from 2009 through 2015 and pertaining to David O. Carpenter's grant proposal accepted by the US Department of Defense for Gulf War Illness-Evaluation of an innovative detoxification program.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Ms. R. M. Seibert

From: Taylor, Lisa A

This email acknowledges receipt of your FOIL request. You may expect a final response by April 27, 2016.

From: Taylor, Lisa A

This email is in response to your FOIL request, dated March 30, 2016. Attached are the documents that I received that are responsive to your request. Please let me know if you have any questions.

You may appeal this determination in part or in whole, in writing, citing any basis consistent with the Public Officers Law for release of the records within (30) days of your receipt hereof to:

Kellie DuPuis
SUNY FOIL Appeals Officer
State University of New York
State University Plaza
Albany, NY 12246