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., FARVO
Director, NIH Office of Research on Women's Health
Associate Director for Research on Women's Health, NIH
ORWH Liaison: HHS CCWH, IMOD (DPCPSI), MMM Steering Committee

Rajeev K. Agarwal, Ph.D.
Senior Research Program Officer
ORWH Liaison: ADCC, FOAM, H3Africa, NHGRI, NIAID, NIBIB, OD/DPCPSI/OSC (The Common Fund), SCORE

Shilpa Amin, M.D., M.B.Sc., M.J., CAQ, FAAFP
Physician
ORWH Liaison: Clinical Center

Sylvia Barnett
Executive Assistant
ORWH Liaison: OD/DDRMS

Elizabeth Barr, Ph.D.
Social and Behavioral Scientist Administrator
ORWH Liaison: BRAIN APPROPRIATIONS, NIDCD, NIDCR, OAR, OBSSR, OBSSR Methods WG, ODP, SGMRO

Lisa Begg, Dr.P.H., RN
Senior Research Program Officer
ORWH Liaison: BIRCWH, CTOW, Lupus Federal WG, NIAMS, NIDDK, NINR, OITE, Reentry, VA, Violence Against Women

Eddie Billingslea, Ph.D.
Health Science Policy Analyst
ORWH Liaison: DDRMS, OEPR, OPA

Rebecca DelCarmen-Wiggins, Ph.D.
Health Scientist Administrator/Research Program Officer
ORWH Liaison: NCI, NIMH, SBIR

Teraya Donaldson, Ph.D.
Health Scientist Administrator
ORWH Liaison: Inclusion Governance Committee, IOPW

Regine Douthard, M.D., M.P.H.
Senior Medical Officer
ORWH Liaison: FIC, NEI, NIEHS, NIGMS

Tianna Gladney
Administrative Officer

Elena Gorodetsky, M.D., Ph.D.
Health Scientist Administrator/Research Program Officer
ORWH Liaison: NCCIH, NICHD, NPERC COVID-19 WG, ODS, ORIP, PRGLAC, SGHD SIG, USPSTF

Chyren Hunter, Ph.D. 
Associate Director for Basic and Translational Research
ORWH Liaison: NIA, CSR, EPMC, FDA-OWH, OER, Office of Clinical Research

Priscilla Logan-Waller, COR Level II
Program Analyst
ORWH Liaison: CFDA

Samia Noursi, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Science Policy, Planning, and Analysis
ORWH Liaison: AHRQ, GUIRR, HRSA, OD/OMA, P&E, QDR IWG AHRQ, HHS week ahead, Weekly Cabinet, Report to Director, Trans-HHS Report, NIH-wide Strategic Plan WG

Mason Scott, J.D.
Presidential Management Fellow

Ching-yi Shieh, Ph.D.
Statistician/Health Science Policy Analyst
ORWH Liaison: CDC, ECHO, MCS-WH, NIMHD Data Call Coordinator, NLM, ODSS, RCDC, CDE TF and SDOH

Sarah Temkin, M.D.
Associate Director for Clinical Research

Xenia Tigno, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Careers
ORWH Liaison: TAC

David Thomas, Ph.D.
Special Advisor
ORWH Liaison: American Pain Society, BRAIN, HHS MMM TF, NCATS, NIAAA, NIDA, NIH MMM TF, NINDS, OPPNET, Pain Consortium, MMM WG

Miya Whitaker, Psy.D., M.A.
Health Scientist Administrator/Program Officer
ORWH Liaison: NIMHD, THRQ, U3 Coordinator

Jamie White, M.S.
Health Science Policy Analyst
ORWH Liaison: All of Us, NHLBI, OLPA, OSP, Legislative Updates

Lamont Williams
Communications Director
ORWH Liaison: OD/OCPL, Biennial Report

Ezelle Wooden
Program Support Administrator