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Scientific and Financial Contacts for NIH Bioengineering Program Announcements

Inquiries regarding scientific and management issues, or other concerns related to the EBRG, BRG, or BRP funding announcements at specific NIH Institutes or Centers can be directed to the scientific contacts. Budgetary questions can be directed to the financial contacts.

For more information about the EBRG, BRG, and BRP funding opportunities, see our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Not all NIH Institutes and Centers participate in all the bioengineering funding announcements, and some have differing policies. Please see the EBRG, BRG, or BRP announcement for a list of the participating Institutes and Centers. The Institutes listed below with special links under the scientific contact have additional information regarding their particular procedures, programs, and priorities.


National Cancer Institute (NCI) - BRG, EBRG only

Scientific Contact
Houston Baker, Ph.D.
Program Director, Imaging Technology Development Branch
NCI
9609 Medical Center Dr.
Room 4W318
Rockville, MD 20850
TEL: 240-276-5908
Email: bakerhou@mail.nih.gov

Financial Contact
Shane Woodward
Branch Chief
NCI
9609 Medical Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892-9725
Telephone: 240-276-6303
Email: woodwars@mail.nih.gov


 

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) - BRP, BRG, EBRG 

Scientific Contact
M. Katherine Jung, Ph.D.
Program Director, Division of Metabolism and Health Effects
NIAAA
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 443-8744
Cell Phone: (301) 594-0673
Email: jungma@mail.nih.gov

Financial Contact
Judy Fox
Chief, Grants Management Branch, OEA
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
6700B Rockledge Drive, Room 2110, MSC 6902
Bethesda, MD 20892-6902
For express mail: Bethesda, MD 20817
Phone: 301-443-4704
Email: jfox@mail.nih.gov


 

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) - BRG only

Scientific Contact
Maria Y. Giovanni, Ph.D.
NIAID Associate Director for Genomics and Bioinformatics
Acting Director, Office of Data Science and Emerging Technologies
Director, Office of Genomics and Advanced Technologies
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases/NIAID/NIH/DHHS
5601 Fishers Lane, Room 7A30 MSC 9826
Bethesda MD 20892-9826
Phone: (301) 496-1884
Email: mgiovanni@niaid.nih.gov


National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) - BRG, EBRG only

Scientific Contact
Fei Wang, Ph.D.
NIAMS
6701 Democracy Blvd; Suite 800
Bethesda, MD 20892-4772
Telephone: 301 594-5055
Email: wangf@mail.nih.gov 

Financial Contact
Andrew Jones
NIAMS
6701 Democracy Boulevard – Ste. 800
Bethesda, MD 20892-4872
Telephone: 301 435-0610
Email: jonesan@mail.nih.gov

Please note these notices related to NIAMS participation: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-AR-13-016.html


National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) - BRG, BRP only

Scientific Contact
Seila Selimovic, Ph.D.
Program Director, Division of Discovery Science and Technology
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
6707 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 200  MSC 5477
Bethesda, MD  20892
(301)-451-4577 (Office)
Email: seila.selimovic@nih.gov
Please see NIBIB’s Guidelines on BRP applications.

Financial Contact
Holly Atherton
Chief Grants Management Officer
Office of Grants Management
6707 Democracy Boulevard – Ste. 900
Bethesda, MD 20892-5469
TEL: 301-496-4782
Email: athertoh@mail.nih.gov


National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) - BRG, EBRG only

 
Scientific Contacts
Nadya Lumelsky, Ph.D.
Chief, Integrative Biology and Infectious Diseases Branch
Director, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Research Program
National Institutes of Health
6701 Democracy Blvd., Room 624
Bethesda, MD 20892-4878
Phone: (301) 594-7703
Fax: (301) 480-8319
Email: nadyal@nidcr.nih.gov

Orlando Lopez, Ph.D.
Director, Dental Materials and Biomaterials
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
National Institutes of Health
Democracy One, Room 612
6701 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20892-4878
Telephone: (301) 402-4243
FAX:  (301) 480-8319
Email: orlando.lopez@nih.gov

Please visit the following NIDCR page on specific bioengineering program interests: http://www.nidcr.nih.gov/GrantsAndFunding/FundingOpportunityAnnouncements/ByTopic.htm

Financial Contact
Diana Rutberg, MBA
Chief Grants Management Officer
Grants Management Branch
Division of Extramural Activities
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
6701 Democracy Blvd, Room 658
Bethesda, MD 20892-4878
Phone: 301-594-4798
Fax: 301-480-3562
Email: dr258t@nih.gov or rutbergd@mail.nih.gov


National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) - EBRG, BRG, BRP

Scientific Contact
Les Reinlib, Ph.D.
Division of Extramural Research and Training 
NIEHS
530 Davis Dr., Rm 3072
Research Triangle Park, NC 27713
TEL: 919-541-4998
Email: reinlib@niehs.nih.gov

Financial Contact
James R. Williams
Grants Management Specialist
NIH
Division of Extramural Research and Training
Keystone Office Park
530 Davis Drive, Room 3059 (MD K3-11)
Research Triangle Park, NC 27713
TEL: 919-541-1403
Email: williamsjr@niehs.nih.gov


National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) - BRG only

Scientific Contact
Nick Langhals, Ph.D.
Program Director
NINDS
Neuroscience Center, RM 2213
6001 Executive Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20892
Telephone: 301-496-1447 
Email: nick.langhals@nih.gov 

Financial Contact
Tijuanna DeCoster, M.P.A.
Chief Grants Management Officer
Grants Management Branch
NINDS
6001 Executive Boulevard, Ste. 3290
Rockville, MD 20892-9537
Telephone: 301-496-9231
Email: decostert@mail.nih.gov

Please visit the following NINDS page for specific bioengineering program interests: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/research/bioengineering/index.htm.


Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH)- EBRG only

Scientific Contact
Susan E. Maier, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Special Projects
ORWH
DHHS/NIH/OD/DPCPSI
Democracy II, Suite 400
6707 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20892-5484
TEL: 301-435-1573
Email: Susan.Maier@nih.gov