The University of Iowa

Phone Numbers for Controlled Substances Management


Phone Number

Iowa Board of Pharmacy Examiners (IBPE) (515) 281-5944
IBPE office ( IBPE rules and registration questions)
Terry Witkowski
(515) 281-6676 
University of Iowa 'Certifying Official' (required for DEA registration form) Org/Departmental Sr. HR Leader
DEA Office in Des Moines (for regarding online registration/ amendment questions) (515) 284-4709
DEA Registration Information Call Center (800) 882-9539
General questions on controlled substances use
Rick Byrum, EHS
(319) 335-9379
Expired, unwanted or orphaned controlled substance disposal - 
Zach Beyerink, EHS 
University of Iowa Administrative staff for background screening questions
Keith Becker, Senior. HR Specialist, Employee Services
Deputy Counsel Office, General Counsel
James Jorgensen,