Management Officer, Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services
Detrice S. Munir, MPH
Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services
Deputy Director Public Health Science and Surveillance
Detrice S. Munir, MPH is the Management Officer (MO) for the Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CSELS) Office of the Director (OD) at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In this role, she provides strategic leadership, management, and oversight of CSELS operations.
In 2019, Ms. Munir joined CSELS OD as its Deputy Management Officer. In this role, she served as senior advisor to the CSELS OD MO leading strategy and planning, operational analysis and monitoring, and business process improvement activities. Ms. Munir also provided leadership to the CSELS Business Management Operations Team, which consists of administration, extramural, program resource management, and quality assurance.
Prior to CSELS, Ms. Munir served as the Program Management Official (PMO) for the Division of State and Local Readiness (DSLR). In this role, she was responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the day-to-day financial management operations. Ms. Munir also previously served as the PMO for the Chronic Viral Disease Branch in the Division of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology (DHCPP) in the National Center for Zoonotic and Infectious Disease (NCEZID). In this role, she was responsible for managing administrative financial operations and tracking funds received from the Prevention and Public Health Fund (PPHF) and CDC Foundation to support programmatic activities related to human papillomavirus (HPV) and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
Ms. Munir earned a Masters of Public Health degree in Health Policy and Management from Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from Clark Atlanta University. Detrice has diverse experience in cross-cutting public health programs and has won multiple awards throughout her career for Excellence in Finance and Excellence in Procurement, Contracts, and Grants Management.