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
Christine Branche, PhD, Principal Associate Director, and Director, Office of Construction Safety and Health
John Piacentino, MD, Associate Director for Science
Christina Spring, MA, Associate Director, Communication and Research to Practice Office
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 and Extramural Performance
W. Allen Robison, PhD, Deputy Director for Research Integration and Extramural Performance
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 Total Worker Health™
J. Kent Slakey, Associate Director of Human Capital/CDC Management Officer


Morgantown, WV

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


Cincinnati, OH

Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45226
Mailstop C46
Martha DiMuzio, Associate Director for Financial Services


Anchorage, AK

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 Compensation Analysis and Support (DCAS)
Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C46
Stuart Hinnefeld, 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
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop R12
Teresa Schnorr, PhD, Director
Josh Harney, Deputy Director

Division of Science Integration (DSI)
Taft Laboratory
1150 Tusculum Ave
Cincinnati OH 45226
Mailstop C14
Paul Schulte, PhD, Director
CDR Sarah Unthank, MS, CIH, REHS, Deputy Director
Charles Geraci, Associate Director for Nanotechnology

Health Effects Laboratory Division (HELD)
1095 Willowdale Road
MS 4020
Morgantown, WV 26505-2888
Donald Beezhold, Ph.D, Director
Robert Lanciotti, 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
R. J. Matetic, PhD, Director
Adam K. Smith, Deputy Director

Spokane Mining Research Division (SMRD)
315 E. Montgomery
Spokane, WA 99207
Todd Ruff, MS, PE, Director
Pamela Drake, Deputy Director

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