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Meet the Team

Our team is housed within the Office of the Director in the Division for Cancer Control and Population Sciences.

For a quick introduction, see our IS Team Factsheet (PDF) (2011).

  Name
Title
E-mail
Sarah Bruce Bernal Sarah Bruce Bernal, MA

Consultant, Program Analyst/Implementation Science Coordinator
Primary Projects: Research to Reality (R2R) Community of Practice; Advance Topics in Implementation Science Webinar Series; Training and Development; Marketing Collateral

sarah.bernal@nih.gov
Laurie Cynkin Laurie Cynkin, MHS

Public Health Advisor/Communications Specialist
Primary Projects: Cancer Trends Progress Report; Cancer Survival Query System; Healthy People
DCCPS Liaison: Surveillance Research Program (SRP)

cynkinl@mail.nih.gov
Margaret Farrell Margaret M. Farrell, MPH, RD

Public Health Advisor
Primary Projects: Research to Reality (R2R) Community of Practice; Comprehensive Cancer Control National Partnership; evidence-based public health practice; training and evaluation

farrellm@mail.nih.gov
Gila Neta Gila Neta, PhD, MPP

Program Officer
Areas/Primary Projects: Research design; Evidence Integration; Dissemination and Implementation Funding Opportunities; Dissemination and Implementation Science Training
DCCPS Liaison: Epidemiology & Genomics Research Program (EGRP)

netagil@mail.nih.gov
  Arshon Parker

Contractor, Project Manager
Areas/Primary Projects: Research Tested Intervention Programs (RTIPs); Project Management

parkear@mail.nih.gov
Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts, MA, PhD, MSW

Health Scientist/Medical Anthropologist and Social Worker
Areas/Primary Projects:Primary Care Integration with Public Health, Primary Care Quality, Behavioral Health, Multiple Chronic Conditions, Patient Reported Data, Pragmatic Research, My Own Health Report Project, Social Justice/Health Equity, Context and Research, Adherence/Self-Management, Qualitative and Mixed Methods, Culture and Health
DCCPS Liaison: Applied Research Program (ARP)

sheurtin@mail.nih.gov
  Annabelle Uy, MS

Program Analyst
Areas/Primary Projects: Research Tested Intervention Programs (RTIPs); Implementation science initiatives; Collaboration

uya@mail.nih.gov
Cynthia Vinson Cynthia A. Vinson, PhD, MPA

Acting Deputy Director, Implementation Science
Areas/Primary Projects:  Dissemination and Implementation Funding Opportunities;National Comprehensive Cancer National Partnership; Annual Dissemination and Implementation Research Conference; Training Institute on Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (TIDIRH)

cvinson@mail.nih.gov