Public Health Genomics Program Review
2.0 Organization and Staffing
Dr. Muin J. Khoury, OPHG director, and Scott Bowen, deputy director, provide strategic leadership for OPHG with support and input from the associate director for epidemiology, Dr. Marta Gwinn, and the associate director for science, Dr. Ralph Coates, and the other senior staff. Day-to-day operations are supported by management and operations staff.
OPHG has dedicated teams to support its major projects and communication functions. These teams include: the Knowledge Integration Team; the Population Health Research Team; the EGAPP™ Team; the Prevention and Translation Research Team; and the Communications Team. Each team has a designated lead staff member and support staff. The organizational structure, depicted in the figure below, includes personnel who possess a wide array of professional disciplines and skills. Currently, OPHG supports a total of 45 staff, including 18 federal full-time employees (and four vacancies).