Executive Leadership & Expert Bios
Ann M. Dellinger, PhD, MPH
Areas of Expertise
- Motor vehicle safety
Team Lead, Motor Vehicle Injury Prevention Team, NCIPC
Ann M. Dellinger, PhD, MPH, is an epidemiologist and the team leader for the Motor Vehicle Injury Prevention Team at the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC). Dr. Dellinger and her team conduct studies in the area of motor vehicle safety focusing on older drivers, child occupant and pedestrian injury, global road safety and injury risk behavior.
Dr. Dellinger has served as an epidemiologist on CDC′s Motor Vehicle Injury Prevention Team since 1993. She began her career at CDC in the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS). Among other EIS assignments, she served as a consultant to the state of Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles for the study of the risk of traffic crashes due to medical conditions.
Dr. Dellinger received her Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of San Diego. She received her Master of Public Health (health promotion) from the Graduate School of Public Health at San Diego University and her doctorate in epidemiology from the University of California at Los Angeles.
Dr. Dellinger has authored and coauthored more than 50 publications. Among the several awards that she has won are three NCIPC Director′s Awards as well as Certificates of Commendation from Federal Executive Board for Outstanding Scientist, and Outstanding Team.
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