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Staff

The ORWH staff represents a diverse range of professional and scientific disciplines. Each staff member works to support the NIH's mission and, specifically, to advance the consideration of women's health and sex and gender influences across the entire research continuum to improve women's health.

Main Office Telephone: 301-402-1770

Main Office Fax: 301-402-1798

Staff Listing

Janine Austin Clayton, M.D.
Director, Office of Research on Women's Health
Associate Director for Women's Health Research, NIH

Elizabeth Spencer, R.N.
Deputy Director, Office of Research on Women's Health
Executive Secretary, ACRWH
NIH Liaison: OD/DPCPSI/IMOD

Rajeev K. Agarwal, Ph.D.
Senior Research Program Officer
NIH Liaison: NEI, NIAID, NHGRI, OD/DPCPSI/OAR

Marysheyla Alvarez
Program Analyst

Whitney L. Barfield, Ph.D.
Health Scientist
AAAS Fellow

Sylvia Barnett
Executive Assistant
NIH Liaison: OD/DDRMS (primary)

Lisa Begg, Dr.P.H., R.N.
Senior Research Program Officer
Executive Secretary, CCRWH
NIH Liaison: NIAMS, NIDCD, NIDCR, NINR, NIDDK

Juliana M. Blome, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Associate Director for Science Policy, Planning, and Analysis
NIH Liaison: OD/OLPA, OD/OSP

Claudette Brooks, M.D.
Senior Medical Officer
NIH Liaison: CSR, NIMHD, NINDS, OD/DPCPSI/ODP

Jean Battle
Administrative Assistant

Terri L. Cornelison, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.O.G.
Associate Director for Clinical Research
NIH & HHS Agency Liaison: NCI, NICHD, NIH CC

Rebecca DelCarmen-Wiggins, Ph.D.
Research Program Officer
NIH Liaison: NIAAA, NIDA

Irwin Feuerstein, M.D.
Medical Officer
NIH Liaison: NHLBI, NIBIB

Bobby Gibson
Management Analyst

Sharon E. Gist
Program Specialist
Office Manager

Elena Gorodetsky, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Program Officer

Charles W. Hampp, Jr.
Management Analyst
NIH Liaison: CIT, OD/DDRMS (secondary)

Amy Mistretta, M.P.H.
Epidemiologist
NIH Liaison: FIC, NCCIH, NIA, OD/DPCPSI/ODS, OD/DPCPSI/OBSSR

Erica Moore
Communications Director
NIH Liaison: OD/OCPL

Susan Persons, M.A. (Contractor)
Senior Advisor to the Director

Jennifer Plank-Bazinet, Ph.D.
Research Program Officer
Lead, NIH Working Group on Women in Biomedical Careers
NIH Liaison: NCATS, NIEHS, NIGMS, OD/DPCPSI/ORIP, OD/DPCPSI/OSC (Common Fund), OD/DPCPSI/OIT

Tammy Rabinovich
Senior Program Specialist

Annie Sampson, M.Sc.
Public Health Analyst
Staff Lead, CCRWH

Ching-Yi Shieh, Ph.D.
Statistician
NIH Liaison: NLM

Paris A. Watson
Inclusion Outreach Coordinator

Lamont Williams
Technical Writer

Faith M. Zeff
Administrative Officer
NIH Liaison: OD/DPCPSI/OAMC