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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 (2014) (PDF).

David Chambers David Chambers, D. Phil.
Deputy Director for Implementation Science
Sarah Bruce Bernal Sarah Bruce Bernal, MA

Consultant, Program Analyst/Implementation Science Coordinator
Areas/Primary Projects: Communications, Social Media, Webinars, Training and Development, International Public Health Education
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
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)
Wynne E. Norton Wynne E. Norton, PhD

Program Officer
Areas/Primary Projects: Scale-up/Spread; Healthcare Delivery; De-Implementation; Research Reproducibility, Transparency, and Quality (Meta-Research); Training in Implementation Science
Antoinette Percy-Laurry

Antoinette Percy-Laurry, DrPH, MSPH
Public Health Advisor
Primary Projects: Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T, Heath Disparities Calculator (HD*Calc), Health Disparities Research, Healthy People
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)
Annabelle Uy Annabelle Uy, MS

Program Analyst
Areas/Primary Projects: Research Tested Intervention Programs (RTIPs); Implementation science initiatives; Collaboration
Cynthia Vinson Cynthia A. Vinson, PhD, MPA

Senior Advisor for 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)