Contact Information

Facility Location

The offices for the PROSPR Shared Resource are located in the Duncan Building on the 3rd floor. The fitness and body composition assessments are conducted in the Behavioral Research and Treatment Center (BRTC) on the 2nd floor of the Duncan Building.

Staff Directory

Susan K. Peterson, Ph.D., MPH
Core Director
Phone: 713-792-8267; email:

Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., MPH
Core Co-Director
Phone: 713-745-3123; email:

Carrie Howard, M.A., MBA
Core Manager
Phone: 713-745-6333; email:

John Yick, B.S.
Programmer Analyst
Phone: 713-563-0394; email:

George Baum, M.S.
Sr. Statistical Analyst
Phone: 713-745-1199; email:

Carol Harrison, M.Ed.
Senior Exercise Physiologist
Phone: 713-794-1741; email:

Elenita Tamez, M.A.
Associate Programmer Analyst
Phone: 713-745-0873; email:

Nathan Goodwin, B.S.
Research Assistant
Phone: 713-792-5091; email: