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Policy and Program Analysis Branch

The Policy and Program Analysis Branch (PPAB) of the Division of Policy, Communication, and Education conducts policy development and analysis that enables the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) to pursue its mission. PPAB liaises with Congress, federal agencies, grantees and other external stakeholders, to address policy matters related to human genetics and genomics. PPAB also conducts portfolio analysis for long-range planning and evaluation of institute research. 

Workshops

Chief

Cristina Kapustij, M.S.
E-mail: cristina.kapustij@nih.gov

Health Policy Analyst

Sonya Jooma, M.A.
E-mail: sonya.jooma@nih.gov

Science Policy Analyst

Vacant

Scientific Program Analyst

Rebecca Hong, B.S.
E-mail: rebecca.hong@nih.gov 

ASHG/NHGRI Genetics and Public Policy Fellow

Nikki Meadows, Ph.D.
2017-2018 ASHG/NHGRI Genetics and Public Policy Fellow
E-mail: danielle.meadows@nih.gov

Operations Coordinator

Tiffany Ward
E-mail: tiffany.ward@nih.gov

Address

Policy and Program Analysis Branch
Division of Policy, Communication and Education
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, Room 4B09
9000 Rockville Pike, MSC 2152
Bethesda, MD 20892

Phone: (301) 594-7185
Fax: (301) 402-0837

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Last Updated: November 1, 2017