Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH)
Leah Miller, Ph.D., M.B.A.
Research Program Officer
Leah Miller, Ph.D., M.B.A., joined the ORWH in 2013. She previously worked at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the Office of Women’s Health/Research and Development Program as an Interdisciplinary Scientist/Senior Staff Fellow. Dr. Miller has experience in implementing, assessing, and evaluating women’s health research and development programs; developing, coordinating, and publishing regulatory and quality standards; and participating in inter-agency workgroups. She has served as a member on the FDA Safety and Innovation Act (FDAISA) Section 907 Workgroup drafting the development of data and the report in response to the mandate. Prior to her FDA position, she held positions as a postdoctoral research associate at Vanderbilt University in the Department of Pharmacology (2008-2011), and an FDA Clinical Pharmacologist/ORISE Fellow (2011-2012). Dr. Miller has been a University of Phoenix faculty member in the College of Humanities and Sciences and College of Nursing teaching courses in Paradigms of Health and Health Care delivery in the United States, and Introduction to Health and Disease among others.
Dr. Miller received a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences (cancer biology) from Meharry Medical College in 2008, and an M.B.A. (health care management) from Lipscomb University in 2010.