HIPAA Privacy Program Directory

HIPAA Privacy Program Directory

John Howard


John F Howard is the Director of the University of Arizona HIPAA Privacy Program and a Professor of Practice at the James E Rogers College of Law where he teaches a course in Health Information Privacy and Cybersecurity. John has worked in information technology, risk management, and information security and privacy in academic medicine for nearly a decade. He is experienced in assessing complex issues where privacy and security considerations intersect and sits on multiple committees and working groups as an advisor and consultant. John holds a Juris Doctorate and a master’s degree in legal studies from the University of Arizona and has a certification in HIPAA privacy.

Mariette Marsh

Assistant Vice President for Regulatory Affairs and Safety

Mariette Marsh

Mariette Marsh is the Assistant Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Safety, with oversight for the Human Subjects Protection Program (IRB), Institutional Animal Care & Use Program (IACUC), HIPAA Privacy Program, Quality Program, Embryonic Stem Cell Research Oversight (ESCRO) Committee, Radiation Laboratory Safety Services and Occupational Health. Mariette has over 20 years of experience in research at UArizona and the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has extensive experience with all compliance offices and broad research administration experience. Mariette holds a master’s degree in public administration from University of Missouri-Columbia and has certifications in IRB regulations, HIPAA Privacy, and hospital research compliance. She serves as a site reviewer for the Association of Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) and as a consultant helping minority-serving institutions build research capacity.

Bill Murphy

HIPAA Security Officer

Barry Holland

HIPAA Privacy Analyst

Hope Bentley

HIPAA Security Analyst