Division of Extramural Research Program Directors

You may find it helpful to discuss your proposed research with a staff member prior to submitting a grant application. Each program staff member is responsible for coordinating different scientific research portfolios.

On this page, program staff are listed:

  • By Scientific Areas
  • By Specific Funding Mechanism

Please contact only one program staff member.

By Scientific Areas

Mind and Body ApproachesContact Person(s)
Basic and MechanisticClinical
AcupunctureWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Pete Murray, Ph.D.
HypnosisErin Burke Quinlan, Ph.D.Pete Murray, Ph.D.
Manual TherapiesWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
MeditationErin Burke Quinlan, Ph.D.Elizabeth Ginexi, Ph.D.
MovementInna Belfer, M.D., Ph.D.Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
Other Body TherapiesWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Pete Murray, Ph.D.
Natural ProductsContact Person(s)
Basic and MechanisticClinical
EthnomedicineCraig Hopp, Ph.D.Wendy Weber, N.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Herbal/BotanicalsCraig Hopp, Ph.D.Wendy Weber, N.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Probiotics/Prebiotics/MicrobiomeHye-Sook Kim, Ph.D.Hye-Sook Kim, Ph.D.
Vitamins and Minerals and Other SupplementsWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Pete Murray, Ph.D.
Other AreasContact Person(s)
Basic and MechanisticClinical
Healthy Lifestyle and BehaviorsWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
Elizabeth Ginexi, Ph.D.
Multimodal InterventionsWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Wendy Weber, N.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Military and Veteran StudiesWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Pete Murray, Ph.D.
Health Disparities  Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
Prevention ResearchWen G. Chen, Ph.D.Elizabeth Ginexi, Ph.D.

By Specific Funding Mechanism1

Funding MechanismContact Person(s)
Conference Grants (R13)Inna Belfer, M.D., Ph.D.
Supplements (Diversity, Re-entry)Sara Rue, M.P.H.
Small BusinessEmrin Horgusluoglu, Ph.D.
Career Development Awards (K's)Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
Loan Repayment ProgramLanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
Training and Career (F's and T's)Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
Research Program Projects (P01)Craig Hopp, Ph.D.

1 For descriptions of all award mechanisms, see Types of Grants and Contracts.

 

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