Waived consent

Rebecca Brewer filed this request with the Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration of the United States of America.
Due Nov. 8, 2018
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Rebecca Brewer

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all records of clinical, preclinical or other kinds of medical research or intervention conducted, in which Rebecca Lynn Brewer was a subject of study or intervention. Please include any research or intervention in which Rebecca’s right to informed consent was waived.

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 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Rebecca Brewer

From: Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

Ms. Brewer,

Did you receive an acknowledgement letter with a tracking number?

Thank you,

Michael Sarich, VHA FOIA Director
VHA Central Office FOIA Office
Office of Health Informatics (10A7)
810 Vermont Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20420
Office: 202-461-5329
Fax: 202-495-5087
Email: michael.sarich@va.gov<mailto:michael.sarich@va.gov>

From: Rebecca Brewer

Mr Sarich,

Thanks for reaching out:
I have not received any letter of acknowledgement or tracking numbers concerning this request.

Rebecca Brewer

From: Rebecca Brewer

Mr. Sarich,
It seems that some files or correspondence may have been rerouted or lost in transit.
Will you please re-submit the tracking number or letter of acknowledgement for this request?

Rebecca Brewer