Research Training Staff Contacts

Contact information for health care research training and career development (pre- and post-doctoral fellowships, and dissertations) funding opportunities.

Research Training and Career Development activities are administered by the Division of Research Education in the Office of Extramural Research, Education and Priority Populations (OEREP). For general program information or technical assistance on proposed projects, please contact staff as listed below. It is always helpful to include a brief (not to exceed one page) project summary and specific aims of your proposed study/project along with your questions.

Harry Kwon, PhD, MPH, MCHES, Director (Harry.Kwon@ahrq.hhs.gov)—General program information.
Kay Anderson, PhD (Kay.Anderson@ahrq.hhs.gov)—Mentored clinical scientist development program (K08) and the mentored Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) career development programs (K01 and K08).
Shelley Benjamin, MSW (Shelley.Benjamin@ahrq.hhs.gov)—Postdoctoral fellowship (F32) program and the National Research Service Award (NRSA) institutional training programs (T32).
Gregory Stuppard, MA (Gregory.Stuppard@ahrq.hhs.gov)—Health Services Research Dissertation program (R36).
Tamara Willis, PhD, MPH (Tamara.Willis@ahrq.hhs.gov)—Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00) and AHRQ mentored career enhancement award in PCOR (K18).

Page last reviewed April 2015
Internet Citation: Research Training Staff Contacts. April 2015. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/funding/training-grants/contacts.html