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Directory of NIOSH Offices and Key Personnel

NIOSH, Office of the Director

Patriots Plaza 1
395 E Street, SW, Suite 9200
Washington, DC 20201
(202) 245-0625

John Howard, MD, Director

Frank Hearl, PE, Chief of Staff

Christine Branche, PhD, Principal Associate Director, and Director, Office of Construction Safety and Health

John Piacentino, MD, Associate Director for Science

Fred Blosser, Associate Director, Office of Communications

Leslie Nickels, PhD, MEd, Associate Director, Research Translation Office

Anita L. Schill, PhD, MPH, Senior Science Advisor

Sidney C. Soderholm, PhD, NORA Coordinator

1600 Clifton Rd.
Room 4505, MS E-20
Atlanta, GA 30333
(404) 498-2500

Kelley A. Durst, MPA, Deputy Director for Management

Lore Jackson Lee, MPH, Acting Associate Director for Policy, Planning and Evaluation

Sarah Felknor, MS, DrPH, Associate Director for Research Integration and Extramural Performance

CDR Lisa Delaney, MS, CIH, Associate Director for Emergency Preparedness and Response

Bill Brinkley, Information Systems Security Officer

L. Casey Chosewood, MD, Office of Total Worker Health™ Coordination and Research

1095 Willowdale Road
MS 4020
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
RADM Margaret Kitt, MPH, MD, Deputy Director for Program
Denzil Slaughter, Director, Office of Administrative and Management Services

Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C46
(513) 533-6891
Larry Elliott, Associate Director

Grace Hall, Suite 310
4230 University Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Brad Husberg, MSPH, BSN, Director, NIOSH Office of Agriculture Safety and Health

Divisions and Programs

Division of Applied Research and Technology (DART)
Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C22
(513) 533-8462|
CAPT W. Gregory Lotz, PhD, Director
Chris Gjessing, Deputy Director

Division of Compensation Analysis and Support (DCAS)
Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C46
(513) 533-6825
Stuart Hinnefeld, Director
Dave Sundin, Deputy Director

Division of Safety Research (DSR)
1095 Willowdale Road
MS 1900
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
(304) 285-5894
Dawn Castillo, MPH, Director
Tim Pizatella, Deputy Director

Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies (DSHEFS)
Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop R12
(513) 841-4428
Teresa Schnorr, PhD, Director
Doug Trout, MD, MHS, Deputy Director

Education and Information Division (EID)
Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C14
(513) 533-8302
Paul Schulte, PhD, Director
Lauralynn Taylor McKernan, ScD, CIH, Deputy Director

Health Effects Laboratory Division (HELD)
1095 Willowdale Road
MS 4020
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
(304) 285-6121
Donald Beezhold, Ph.D, Director
Robert Lanciotti, Ph.D, Deputy Director

National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL)
P.O. Box 18070
626 Cochrans Mill Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
(412) 386-6111
Maryann D'Alessandro, Ph.D., Director
Jon Szalajda, Deputy Director

Office of Mine Safety and Health Research (OMSHR)
Pittsburgh Mining Research Division
626 Cochrans Mill Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
(412) 386-5302
R. J. Matetic, PhD, Director
John Howard, MD, Associate Director for Mining NIOSH (Acting)
Jeffrey Welsh, Acting Deputy Director

Spokane Mining Research Division
315 E. Montgomery
Spokane, WA 99207
(509) 354-8050
Eric Lutz, Ph.D., Director (effective January 10, 2016)
Pamela Drake, Director (Acting)

Respiratory Health Division (RHD)
1095 Willowdale Road
MS H-2900
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
(304) 285-5749
David N. Weissman, MD, Director
Douglas O. Johns, Ph.D, Deputy Director

Western States Division (WSD)
Denver Federal Center
6th Ave & Kipling St.
Building 25, Room 2644
Lakewood CO 80225
303-236-6032
RADM Margaret Kitt, Acting Director
Max Kiefer, Acting Associate Director for Science, Western States Division

Grace Hall, Suite 310
4230 University Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 271-2382
Jennifer M. Lincoln, PhD, CSP, Interim Deputy Director, Western States Division

315 E. Montgomery Avenue
Spokane, WA 99207

World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP)
Patriots Plaza 1
395 E Street, SW, Suite 9200
Washington, DC 20201
(202) 245-0625
John Howard, MD, Administrator, World Trade Center Health Program
Dori B. Reissman, MD, MPH, Associate Administrator World Trade Center Health Program

Other Resources

Technical Information and Assistance
1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)
Contact CDC-INFO
TTY 1-888-232-6348

Customer Service Representatives are available in English en Español
8:00am-8:00pm EST
Monday through Friday Closed Holidays

Human Resources Management Office (HRMO)
HRMO Pittsburgh
Teresa Zandier
(412) 386-6492
HRMO Atlanta
CDC/ATSDR
Atlanta Human Resources Center
4770 Buford Highway
Mailstop K-08
Atlanta, GA 30341
(770) 488-1725
(770) 488-11228 (TTY)
Email: hrcs@cdc.gov

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