Report a Privacy Concern

One of the Ohio State Privacy Principles is to investigate reports of unauthorized or inappropriate access to personal information. Here’s how to report a concern.


If you require emergency assistance, call 911.


HIPAA Privacy and Security Contacts

The Health System (Medical Center)

Medical Center Privacy Office

  • Phone: 614-293-4477
  • Email:
  • Address: 650 Ackerman Rd, Columbus, OH 43210


Tremayne Smith, Security Officer

College of Dentistry

Stephanie Walker, PhD, CSP, Clinic Risk & Privacy Officer

  • Phone: 614-292-9536
  • Email:  
  • Address: 1130C Postle Hall, 305 W 12th Ave, Columbus, OH 43201


Dave Savage, Security Officer

College of Optometry

Cathy Beatty, Privacy Officer

  • Phone: 614-247-6190
  • Email:
  • Address: 338 W 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210


Alex Vu, Security Officer

OSU Health Plan (OSU HP)

Ashwini Sudame​, Privacy Officer

OSU Physicians, Inc. (OSUP)

Lori Oberholzer​​, Privacy Officer


Brian Mitchell, Security Officer

Wilce Student Health Center

Melissa Ames, Privacy and Security Officer

  • Phone: 614-688-3628
  • Email:
  • Address: 1875 Millikin Rd, Columbus, OH 43210

The Nisonger Center

Karel Smith, Privacy and Security Officer