Directory of NIOSH Offices and Key Personnel

NIOSH, Office of the Director

Washington, DC

Patriots Plaza 1
395 E Street, SW, Suite 9200
Washington, DC 20201
1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)

John Howard, MD, Director
Frank Hearl, PE, Chief of Staff
John Piacentino, MD, Associate Director for Science
Christina Spring, MA, Associate Director, Communication and Research to Practice
Rene Pana-Cryan, PhD, Director, Economic Research and Support Office


Atlanta, GA

1600 Clifton Rd.
Room 4505, MS E-20
Atlanta, GA 30329

Kelley A. Durst, MPA, Deputy Director for Management
Lore Jackson Lee, MPH, Associate Director for Policy, Planning and Evaluation
Sarah Felknor, MS, DrPH, Associate Director for Research Integration
W. Allen Robison, PhD, Director for Office of Extramural Programs
CAPT Lisa Delaney, MS, CIH, Associate Director for Emergency Preparedness and Response
Jessica Kogel, PhD, Associate Director for Mining
Mike Loudermilk, Associate Director of IT and Informatics Services
L. Casey Chosewood, MD, MPH, Associate Director for Strategic Initiatives
J. Kent Slakey, Associate Director of Human Capital/CDC Management Officer


Morgantown, WV

1095 Willowdale Road
MS 4020
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
RADM (Retired) Margaret Kitt, MPH, MD, Deputy Director for Program
Nicholas Gipson, Associate Director for Facilities Management


Pittsburgh, PA

626 Cochrans Mill Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
R. J. Matetic, PhD, Associate Director for Manufacturing


Cincinnati, OH

Taft Laboratory
1090 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45226
Mailstop C46
Martha DiMuzio, Associate Director for Financial Services

1090 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45226
Mailstop R12
Charles Geraci, Associate Director for Advanced Manufacturing
Jennifer Lincoln, PhD, CSP, Associate Director NIOSH Office of Agriculture Safety and Health


Anchorage, AK

Grace Hall, Suite 310
4230 University Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508


Divisions and Programs

Division of Compensation Analysis and Support (DCAS)
Taft Laboratory
1090 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C46
Grady Calhoun, Director
Dave Sundin, Deputy Director

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

Division of Field Studies and Engineering (DFSE)
Taft Laboratory
1090 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop R12
Lauralynn McKernan, PhD, Director
Josh Harney, Deputy Director

Division of Science Integration (DSI)
Taft Laboratory
1090 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C14
Paul Schulte, PhD, Director
CDR Sarah Unthank, MS, CIH, REHS, Deputy Director

Health Effects Laboratory Division (HELD)
1095 Willowdale Road
MS 4020
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
Donald Beezhold, Ph.D, Director
Brett Green, Ph.D, Deputy Director

National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL)
626 Cochrans Mill Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Maryann D’Alessandro, Ph.D., Director
Jon Szalajda, Deputy Director

Pittsburgh Mining Research Division (PMRD)
626 Cochrans Mill Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Jessica Kogel, PhD Director (Acting)
(Vacant), Deputy Director

Spokane Mining Research Division (SMRD)
315 E. Montgomery
Spokane, WA 99207
Doug Johns, Ph.D., Director
Pamela Drake, Deputy Director

Respiratory Health Division (RHD)
1095 Willowdale Road
MS H-2900
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
David N. Weissman, MD, Director
Lewis Radonovich, M.D., Deputy Director

Western States Division (WSD)
315 E. Montgomery
Spokane, WA 99207
CAPT Ryan Hill, MPH, Director
Kara Perritt, MS, Deputy Director

World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP)
Patriots Plaza 1
395 E Street, SW, Suite 9200
Washington, DC 20201
1-888-982-4748
Dori B. Reissman, MD, MPH, Director
Brittany Rizek, Deputy Director

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

Page last reviewed: March 28, 2018, 12:00 AM