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Healthy People 2020 Workgroup Coordinators

Access to Health Services

Anne Dievler, PhD
Senior Public Health Analyst
Office of Research and Evaluation
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Ln.
Room 10-29
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-1754
Fax: 301-443-2286
Bob McNellis, MPH, PA
Center for Primary Care, Prevention and Clinical Partnerships
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
540 Gaither Rd.
Room 6107
Rockville, MD 20850
Voice: 301-427-1888
Fax: 301-427-1595

Adolescent Health

Trina Menden Anglin, MD, PhD
Chief, Adolescent Health Branch
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration
Parklawn Building,
5600 Fishers Ln.
Room 18W-53
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-4291
Fax: 301-443-1296
Chipper (David) Dean Jr, PhD, MS
Social Science Analyst
Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality 
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 
1 Choke Cherry Rd.
Room 2-1010
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 240-276-0417
Fax: 240-276-1260
William (Bill) Potts-Datema
Acting Senior Advisor
Division of Adolescent and School Health
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
KOGR Bldg COLUM Room 4106, Mailstop K-31
Atlanta, GA 30341
Voice: 770-488-6116
Wilma M. Robinson, PhD, MPH
Deputy Director
Office of Adolescent Health
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite 700
Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 240-276-8610
Fax: 240-453-2801

Arthritis, Osteoporosis, and Chronic Back Conditions

Kamil Barbour, PhD, MPH, MS

Epidemiologist
Arthritis Program
Division of Population Health
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. MS F-78

Atlanta, GA 30341
Email: Iyk1@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-5145
Fax: 770-488-5965
Charles G. (Chad) Helmick, MD

Captain, U.S. Public Health Service (Ret.)
Medical Epidemiologist

Arthritis Program
Division of Population Health

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway, MS F-78

Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
Email: cgh1@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-5464
Fax: 770-488-5965
Joan A. McGowan, PhD
Director, Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
National Institutes of Health
1 Democracy Plaza, MSC 4872
6701 Democracy Blvd. 
Suite 800
Bethesda, MD 20892-4872
Voice: 301-594-5055
Linda L. Porter, PhD

Policy Advisor for Pain 

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

National Institutes of Health

Building 31 8A03

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-451-4460

Blood Disorders and Blood Safety

Pablo Cure, MD, MPH

Program Officer
Blood Epidemiology and Clinical Therapeutics Branch
Division of Blood Diseases and Resources

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health
6701 Rockledge Dr. MSC 9163

Bethesda, MD 20892-7950
Voice: 301-451-7431
Kathryn McLaughlin, MPH
Director
National Hemophilia Program 
Division of Services for Children with Special Health Needs
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Ln.
18W08
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-6829

Cancer

Denise Lewis, PhD, MPH
Epidemiologist
Surveillance Research Program
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
9609 Medical Center Dr.
Room 4E538
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 240-276-6757
Fax: 240-276-7908
Greta M. Massetti, PhD, MS

Associate Director for Science
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway, N.E., MS K-52

Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
Voice: 770-488-3943
Fax: 770-488-4760
Martina V. Taylor, MT, ASCP
Senior Prevention Science Advisor
Office of the Director
Division of Cancer Prevention
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
9609 Medical Center Dr.
Room 5E-430
Bethesda, MD 20892-9784
Voice: 240-276-7067
Fax: 240-276-7846

Chronic Kidney Disease

Kevin C. Abbott, MD, MPH

Director

Kidney and Urology Epidemiology
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
National Institutes of Health
2 Democracy Plaza, Room 621
6707 Democracy Blvd.

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-594-7714
Lawrence Agodoa, MD, FACP

Director, Chronic Renal Disease/End Stage Renal Disease Programs

Director, Office of Minority Health Research Coordination
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Democracy II, Room 902

6707 Democracy Blvd.

Bethesda, MD 20892-5454
Voice: 301-594-1932
Nilka Ríos Burrows, MPH, MT (ASCP)

Epidemiologist

Acting Lead, CDC Chronic Kidney Disease Initiative
Division of Diabetes Translation
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway, N.E., MS F-75

Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
Email: nrios@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-1057
Fax: 770-488-8550

Dementias, Including Alzheimer's Disease

Dallas Anderson, PhD, MPH

Program Director, Population Studies
Dementias of Aging Branch
Division of Neuroscience
National Institute on Aging
7201 Wisconsin Ave. MSC9205
Gateway Building, Suite 350
Bethesda, MD 20892 (Courier service use 20814)

Voice: 301-402-6693
Fax: 301-496-1494
Dawn Beraud, PhD

Health Analyst

Office of Legislation, Policy, and International Activities

National Institute on Aging

National Institutes of Health

Building 31, Room 5C05

31 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-0767
Marie A. Bernard, MD

Deputy Director National Institute on Aging

National Institutes of Health
31 Center Dr. MSC-2292
Building 31, Room 5C-35
Bethesda, MD 20892-2292
Voice: 301-496-0216
Fax: 301-496-2525
Toccara Chamberlain, MA

Program Analyst/Special Assistant

National Institute on Aging

National Institutes of Health

31 Center Drive, Room 5C35
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-827-2623
Melinda Kelley, PhD
Senior Health Policy Analyst
Office of Legislation, Policy, and International Activities
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, Room 5C-05
31 Center Dr.
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-451-8835
Lisa C. McGuire, PhD

Director, Healthy Aging Program
Division of Population Health
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway, N.E., MS K-38

Atlanta, GA 30341
Voice: 770-488-1478
Fax: 770-488-8488

Diabetes

Henry S. Kahn, MD, FACP

Medical Epidemiologist

Division of Diabetes Translation 

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

4770 Buford Highway, N.E., MS F-75

Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
Email: hsk1@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-1052
Fax: 770-488-8550
Peter Savage
Senior Scientific Advisor
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
National Institutes of Health
6707 Democracy Blvd. MSC 5460
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-594-8858
Fax: 301-480-0475

Disability and Health

Julia Abercrombie, MPH

Public Health Analyst

Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: Gun2@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-498-4054
Fax: 404-498-3550
Margaret L. Campbell, PhD

Senior Scientist for Planning and Policy Support
National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
U.S. Department of Education
Potomac Center Plaza (PCP)
550 12th St. SW

Washington, DC 20202
Voice: 202-245-7290
Fax: 202-245-7643
Michael H. Fox, ScD

Associate Director for Science
Division of Human Development and Disability
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd.

Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: imv9@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-498-3806
Fax: 404-498-3060
Louis Quatrano, PhD

Program Director, BSRE, NCMRR
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
National Institutes of Health
6100 Executive Blvd. Room 2A03, MSC 7510
Bethesda, MD 20892-7510
Rockville, MD 20852 (For express/courier service)

Voice: 301-402-4221
Fax: 301-402-0832
Lisa B. Sinclair, MPH

Health Science Policy Analyst
Division of Human Development and Disability
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd.

Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: lvs4@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-498-3019
Fax: 404-498-3060

Early and Middle Childhood

Trina Menden Anglin, MD, PhD
Chief, Adolescent Health Branch
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration
Parklawn Building,
5600 Fishers Ln.
Room 18W-53
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-4291
Fax: 301-443-1296
Angelika H. Claussen, PhD

Research Psychologist
Division of Human Development and Disabilities
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. MS E-88

Atlanta, GA 30340
Voice: 404-498-3557
Kyle Peplinski, MA
Program Analyst      
Maternal and Child Health Bureau       
Health Resources and Services Administration       
5600 Fisher Ln.
Room 12-85
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-7758
D. Camille Smith, MS, EdS

Educational Psychologist
Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd., MS E-86

Atlanta, GA 30340
Voice: 404-498-3557

Educational and Community-Based Programs

Chandak Ghosh, MD, MPH

Senior Medical Advisor for Federal Policy

Office of Regional Operations

Health Resources and Services Administration
26 Federal Plaza, 3337

New York, NY 10278
Voice: 212-264-2545
Fax: 212-264-2673
Audrey Williams, MPH

Public Health Advisor
Division of Community Health
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. NE, MS K-50

Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
Voice: 770-488-5941
Fax: 770-488-5974

Environmental Health

Bill Jirles, MPH

Program Analyst
Office of Policy, Planning, and Evaluation
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institutes of Health
P.O. Box 12233, MD K3-02
111 Alexander Dr.

Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Voice: 919-541-2637
Fax: 301-480-2960
Chinaro Kennedy, DrPH, MPH

Senior Health Scientist
Office of Science
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
National Center for Environmental Health
4770 Buford Hwy.

Atlanta, GA 30341
Email: gjn5@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-3639
Fax: 770-488-3377

Family Planning

Laura Gray, MPH
Public Health Advisor
Office of Population Affairs
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite 700
Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 240-453-2825
Fax: 240-453-2889
David Johnson, MPH
Public Health Advisor
Office of Populations Affairs
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite 700
Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 240-453-2841
Fax: 240-453-2889

Food Safety

Elisa L. Elliot, PhD
Microbiologist
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Office of Food Defense, Communication and Emergency Response
Food and Drug Administration
FDA CFSAN OFDCER HFS-15
4300 River Rd.
Room 3162
College Park, MD 20740
Voice: 240-402-2049
Fax: 301-436-3221
Timothy Ihry, DVM, MSA, DACVPM
Veterinary Epidemiologist
Applied Epidemiology Division
Food Safety and Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
1616 Capitol Ave.
Suite 260
Omaha, NE 68102
Voice: 402-344-5161
Fax: 402-344-5166

Genomics

Katherine A. Kolor, PhD, MS, CGC

Policy Officer
Office of Public Health Genomics
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. NE, MS-E61
Atlanta, GA 30333
Courier deliveries:    
1825 Century Boulevard
Atlanta, GA 30345

Voice: 404-498-0079
Fax: 404-498-0140

Global Health

Ramu M. Kaladi, MPPA

Health Policy Analyst
External Relations and Strategic Partnerships
Center for Global Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. MS-D69

Atlanta, GA 30329
Voice: 404-639-5076
Lorraine Navarrete

Binational Operations Coordinator, MSA, Inc. (CTR)
U.S. Section, U.S.-México Border Health Commission
Office of Global Affairs

Voice: 915-532-1006
Fax: 915-532-1697
José Luis Velasco, MSW
Executive Director
U.S. Section, U.S.-México Border Health Commission
Office of the Americas, Office of Global Affairs
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
211 N. Florence St.
 Suite 101
El Paso, TX 79935
Voice: 915-532-1006 ext. 101
Fax: 915-532-1697

Health Communication and Health Information Technology

Cynthia Baur, PhD

Director, Division of Health Communication and Marketing
National Center for Health Marketing
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. MS-E69

Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: cbaur@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-498-6411
Fax: 404-498-0988
Linda Harris, PhD

Public Health Advisor
Team Lead, Health Communication and eHealth
Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite LL-100
Rockville, MD 20815
Voice: 240-453-8262
Fax: 240-453-8281
Victor Lazzaro, MPP
Director, Division of Planning and Performance Management
Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT
330 C St. SW
Room 7025B
Washington, DC 20201
Voice: 202-205-4573

Health-Related Quality of Life & Well-Being

Althea Grant, PhD, MPH

Senior Advisor for Science

Office of Noncommunicable Diseases, Injury and Environmental Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CHAM Building 106, Room 10108A

Chamblee, GA 30341
Voice: 770- 488-0550
Julie Dawson Weeks, PhD
Chief, Aging and Chronic Disease Studies Branch
Project Director, Longitudinal Studies of Aging
Office of Analysis and Epidemiology
National Center for Health Statistics
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
3311 Toledo Rd.
Room 6327
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Voice: 301-458-4562

Healthcare-Associated Infections

James I. Cleeman, MD
Senior Medical Officer
Director, Healthcare-Associated Infections Program
Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
540 Gaither Rd.
Room 3238
Rockville, MD 20850
Voice: 301-427-1330
Fax: 301-427-1341
Daniel Bones Gallardo, MPH
Health Information Specialist
Division of Health Care Quality
Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite LL-100
Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 240-453-8216
Fax: 240-453-8281
Arjun Srinivasan, MD, FSHEA
CAPT USPHS
Associate Director for Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Programs
Medical Director, Get Smart for Healthcare
Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd.
MS A-07
Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: beu8@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-639-2303
Fax: 404-639-2647

Hearing and Other Sensory or Communication Disorders

May S. Chiu, BA

Program Analyst
Epidemiology and Statistics Program
Division of Scientific Programs
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
National Institutes of Health
Executive Plaza South Building, Suite 400A
6120 Executive Blvd. MSC 7180

Bethesda, MD 20892-7180
Voice: 301-402-1843
Fax: 301-402-0390
Howard J. Hoffman

Program Director for Epidemiology and Statistics
Division of Scientific Programs
National Institute on Deafness and Other
Communication Disorders
National Institutes of Health
Executive Plaza South Building, Suite 400A
6120 Executive Blvd. MSC 7180

Bethesda, MD 20892-7180
Voice: 301-435-1349
Fax: 301-402-0390
Chuan-Ming Li, MD, PhD, MSPH

Statistician (Health/Medicine)
Division of Scientific Programs
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Executive Plaza South, Suite 400A
6120 Executive Blvd. MSC 7180

Bethesda, MD 20892-7180
Voice: 301-402-1843
Fax: 301-402-0390
Lonnie L. Lisle

Office of Health Communication and Public Liaison
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, Room 3C-35
31 Center Dr. MSC 2320

Bethesda, MD 20892-2320
Voice: 301-496-7243
Fax: 301-402-0018

Heart Disease and Stroke

Yuling Hong, MD, PhD

Associate Director for Science
Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. NE MS F-77

Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
Email: ico2@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-8387
Fax: 770-488-8151
Joylene John-Sowah, MD, MPH

Medical Officer
Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science
National Heart and Lung and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health

6705 Rockledge Dr., Suite 6070

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-1051
Fax: 301-402-1051
Fleetwood Loustalot, PhD, FNP

CDR, USPHS
Team Lead
Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway, N.E., MS F-77

Atlanta, GA 30341
Voice: 770-488-5198
Fax: 770-488-8334
Katie Jakubs Pahigiannis, PhD

Health Science Policy Analyst
Office of Science Policy and Planning
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Dr. Room 8A03

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-9271
Fax: 301-480-9172
Paul A. Scott, PhD

Director
Office of Science Policy and Planning
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Dr. Room 8A03, MSC 2540

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-9271
Fax: 301-480-9172

HIV

Patricia Dietz, DrPH

Acting Senior Advisor for Strategic Indicators
Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. NE

Atlanta, GA 30333
Voice: 404-639-8996
Fax: 404-639-0897
Pamela Wilson, MSW, LCSW-C

Division of Science and Policy
Policy Development Branch
HIV/AIDS Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration
Parklawn Building, Room 7-18
5600 Fishers Ln.

Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-4321
Fax: 301-443-3323

Immunization and Infectious Diseases

Lee Samuel, MPA

Public Health Analyst

Office of Policy, Analysis and Strategy
National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd., N.E., MS C-12

Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: llj3@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-718-1616

Injury and Violence Prevention

Gwendolyn Haile Cattledge, PhD, MSEH, FACE

Deputy Associate Director for Science
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway N.E., Mailstop F-63

Atlanta, GA 30341
Voice: 770-488-1430 or 770-488-4655
Fax: 770-488-3560

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

Gem P. Daus, MA

Public Health Analyst
Office of Health Equity
Office of Special Health Affairs
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Ln. 12-70

Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-2462
Fax: 301-443-7853
Chipper (David) Dean Jr, PhD, MS
Social Science Analyst
Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality 
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 
1 Choke Cherry Rd.
Room 2-1010
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 240-276-0417
Fax: 240-276-1260

Maternal, Infant, and Child Health

Nicole F. Dowling, PhD

Associate Director for Science
Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road N.E., MS E-86

Atlanta, GA 30333
Voice: 404-498-0071
Reem M. Ghandour, DrPh, MPA
Director, Division of Epidemiology
Office of Epidemiology and Research
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Ln. Room 10-77
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-3786
Fax: 301-480-0508
Holly Shulman, MA

Statistician
Division of Reproductive Health
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

205 College Ave.

Swarthmore, PA 19081
Voice: (610) 690-0861

Medical Product Safety

Mary Ghods, RPh

Pharmacist
Office of the Center Director - Safe Use Initiative
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
WO51 RM1355
10903 New Hampshire Ave.

Silver Spring, MD 20993
Voice: 301-796-7637
Francis Kalush, PhD

Health Scientist
Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Food and Drug Administration
10903 New Hampshire Ave.

Silver Spring, MD 20993
Voice: 301-796-5429
Dale Slavin

Office of Planning and Informatics
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
WO51 Room 1352
10903 New Hampshire Ave.

Silver Spring, MD 20993
Voice: 301-796-3757

Mental Health and Mental Disorders

Amy B. Goldstein, PhD

Acting Associate Director for Prevention
Chief, Child and Adolescent Preventive Intervention Program
National Institute of Mental Health
6001 Executive Blvd.
Room 7133, MSC 9633

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-7227
Fax: 301-443-4045
Sean Lynch, PhD, LCSW

Behavioral Health Scientist

Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

5600 Fishers Lane

Room 15E17C

Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 240-276-0728
Fax: 240-276-1260

Nutrition and Weight Status

Deborah A. Galuska, PhD, MPH

Associate Director for Science
Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. NE MS K-24

Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
Voice: 770-488-6017
Fax: 770-488-6500
WenYen Juan, PhD

Nutrition Assessment and Evaluation Team
Office of Nutrition, Labeling and Dietary Supplements
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Pkwy. HFS-830

College Park, MD 20740-3835
Voice: 240-402-1790
Fax: 301-436-1191
Mark A. Kantor, PhD
Nutrition Assessment and Evaluation Team
Office of Nutrition, Labeling and Dietary Supplements
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U. S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Pkwy.
Room 3D-034, HFS-830
College Park, MD 20740-3835
Voice: 240-402-2082
Fax: 301-436-1191
Christopher J. Lynch, PhD

Director, Office of Nutrition Research

Chief, Nutrition Research Branch

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

National Institutes of Health

Dem II, Room 6125

6707 Democracy Blvd.

Bethesda, MD 20817-1125
Voice: 301-827-3988

Occupational Safety and Health

Elizabeth Hofer, BS
Public Health Analyst
Office of the Director
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. MS E-20
Atlanta, GA 30333
Voice: 404-498-0198
Lore Jackson Lee, MPH

Public Health Analyst
Office of the Director
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. MS E-20

Atlanta, GA 30333
Voice: 404-498-2589

Older Adults

Dawn Beraud, PhD

Health Analyst

Office of Legislation, Policy, and International Activities

National Institute on Aging

National Institutes of Health

Building 31, Room 5C05

31 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-0767
Marie A. Bernard, MD

Deputy Director
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Drive MSC-2292
Building 31, Room 5C-35

Bethesda, MD 20892-2292
Voice: 301- 496-0216
Fax: 301-496-2525
Toccara Chamberlain, MA

Program Analyst/Special Assistant

National Institute on Aging

National Institutes of Health

31 Center Drive, Room 5C35
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-827-2623
Melinda Kelley, PhD
Senior Health Policy Analyst
Office of Legislation, Policy, and International Activities
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, Room 5C-05
31 Center Dr.
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-451-8835
Jane Tilly, DrPH, MPA
Aging Program Services Specialist
Office of Supportive and Community Services
Administration for Community Living/Administration on Aging
1 Massachusetts Ave.
Washington, DC 20001
Voice: 202-357-3438

Oral Health

Carol Bassim

Division of Oral Health

Indian Health Service

801 Thompson Ave. 332
Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 301-443-4323
Timothy J. Iafolla, DMD, MPH

Public Health Analyst

Office of Science Policy and Analysis

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

National Institutes of Health

31 Center Dr. Suite 5B55

Bethesda, MD 20892-2190
Voice: 301-496-3169
Fax: 301-496-9988
Renée Joskow, DDS, MPH
Senior Advisor for Oral Health
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Ln.
Room 11-103
Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-6769
Gina Thornton-Evans, DDS, MPH

Dental Officer
Surveillance, Investigations and Research Team
Division of Oral Health
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. NE MS F-10

Atlanta, GA 30341
Email: gdt4@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-5503
Fax: 770-488-6080

Physical Activity

Lauren R. Darensbourg, MPH
Technical Information Specialist
Strategic Partnerships for Minority & Underserved Populations
President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition
1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite 560
Rockville, MD 20851
Voice: 240-276-9271
Fax: 240-276-9860
Janet E. Fulton, PhD

Lead Epidemiologist
Physical Activity and Health Branch
Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. NE MS K-46

Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
Voice: 770-488-5430
Fax: 770-488-5473
Kathleen B. Watson, PhD, MS, BS
Epidemiologist, Epidemiology and Surveillance Team
Physical Activity and Health Branch
Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. NE MS F-77
Atlanta, GA 30341
Email: iyr4@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-5489
Fax: 770-488-5473

Preparedness

Cheryl A. Levine, PhD
Team Lead for At-Risk Individuals
Division for At-Risk Individuals, Behavioral Health, and Community Resilience 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
200 Independence Ave. SW
Suite 638G
Washington, DC 20201
Voice: 202-205-7556
Brenda Silverman, PhD

Public Health Analyst
Office of Policy, Planning, and Evaluation
Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road N.E., MS D-44

Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: exv9@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-639-4342

Public Health Infrastructure

Liza Corso, MPA

Senior Advisor

Division of Public Health Performance Improvement

Office for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

1600 Clifton Road, N.E., MS E-19

Atlanta, GA 30329
Voice: 404-498-0313
Emily DeCoster, MPH

Office of Planning and Evaluation
Health Resources and Services Administration
Parklawn Building

Room 14-N35
5600 Fishers Ln.

Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-1128
Fax: 301-443-0007
Amy Loy Mac Kenzie

Public Health Advisor
Division of Public Health Performance Improvement
Office for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd. NE MS E-19 

Atlanta, GA 30329
Email: anl6@cdc.gov
Voice: 404-498-0362
Fax: 404-471-8518

Respiratory Diseases

Peter J. Gergen, MD, MPH

Medical Officer

Division of Allergy, Immunology and Transplantation
Asthma, Allergy, and Inflammation Branch
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases    
National Institutes of Health

5601 Fishers Lane, Room 6B58

Rockville, MD 20892 MSC 9827
Voice: 240-627-3545
Fax: 301-480-4258
Bill Jirles, MPH

Program Analyst
Office of Policy, Planning, and Evaluation
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institutes of Health
P.O. Box 12233, MD K3-02
111 Alexander Dr.

Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Voice: 919-541-2637
Fax: 301-480-2960
Joylene John-Sowah, MD, MPH

Medical Officer
Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science
National Heart and Lung and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health

6705 Rockledge Dr., Suite 6070

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-1051
Fax: 301-402-1051
Hatice S. Zahran, MD, MPH
Medical Officer
Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch
National Center for Environmental Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. MS F-60
Atlanta, GA 30341
Email: hbz4@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-1509
Fax: 770-488-1540

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Lori Elmore, MPH, MCHES

Office of Policy, Planning, and External Relations
Division of STD Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Voice: 404-718-8958
Jennifer Ludovic, DrPh, MPH

Office of Policy, Planning, and External Relations
Division of STD Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Voice: 404-639-1859

Sleep Health

Joylene John-Sowah, MD, MPH

Medical Officer
Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science
National Heart and Lung and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health

6705 Rockledge Dr., Suite 6070

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-1051
Fax: 301-402-1051
Michael Twery, PhD

Director
National Center on Sleep Disorders Research
Division of Lung Diseases
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institute of Health

Bethesda, MD 20892-2480
Email: twery@nih.gov
Voice: 301-435-0199

Social Determinants of Health

Emily DeCoster, MPH

Office of Planning and Evaluation
Health Resources and Services Administration
Parklawn Building

Room 14-N35
5600 Fishers Ln.

Rockville, MD 20857
Voice: 301-443-1128
Fax: 301-443-0007
Theresa Devine, MPH

Health Information Specialist, Healthy People

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite LL-100
Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 240-453-6112
Fax: 240-453-8281
Julio Dicent Taillepierre, MS

Team Leader

Initiatives & Partnerships Team
Office of Minority Health and Health Equity
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy, MS-K77

Atlanta, GA 30341
Email: jtt5@cdc.gov
Voice: 770-488-8204
Fax: 770-488-8140
Leandris Liburd, PhD, MPH, MA

Associate Director for Minority Health and Health Equity 

Office of Minority Health and Health Equity
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

4770 Buford Hwy, MS-K77

Atlanta, GA 30341
Voice: 770-488-8180
Fax: 770-488-8140
Emmeline Ochiai, JD, MPH

Public Health Advisor
Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

1101 Wootton Pkwy.
Suite LL-100

Rockville, MD 20852

Voice: 240-453-8259
Fax: 240-453-8281

Substance Abuse

Alejandro Azofeifa, DDS, MSc, MPH

Epidemiologist

Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

5600 Fishers Lane, 15E45

Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 240-276-1282
Geoffrey Laredo

Senior Advisor to the Director
Office of Science Policy and Communications
National Institute on Drug Abuse
6001 Executive Blvd.

Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-594-6852

Tobacco Use

Allison MacNeil, MPH

Health Scientist
Office on Smoking and Health
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy. NE MS K-50

Atlanta, GA 30341
Voice: 770-488-5529
Fax: 770-488-5767

Vision

Shefa Gordon, PhD
Acting Director
Office of Program Planning and Analysis
National Eye Institute
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, Room 6A23
31 Center Dr. MSC-2510
Bethesda, MD 20892
Voice: 301-496-4308