Media Contacts

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Communications and Public Liaison Branch

Media Contacts

The Communications and Public Liaison Branch at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) is the first source for the latest news and background information about NHGRI, the Human Genome Project (HGP) and NHGRI research. The staff handles media requests, inquiries from the scientific community and questions from the general public. News releases, reports, fact sheets, exhibits and videos highlighting NHGRI programs and policies, are also available.

Chief, Communications and Public Liaison Branch
John Ohab, Ph.D.
Phone: (301) 594-0954
E-mail: john.ohab@nih.gov

Associate Director of Communications
Jeannine Mjoseth
Phone: (301) 335-8641
E-mail: mjosethj@mail.nih.gov

Associate Director of Communications, Extramural Research Program
Steven Benowitz, M.A.
Phone: (301) 451-8325
E-mail: steven.benowitz@nih.gov

Managing Web Editor
Judith Wyatt, M.S.
Phone: (303) 979-1663
Mobile: (240) 393-3851
E-mail: wyattj@mail.nih.gov

Public Affairs Assistant
Kiara Palmer
Phone: (301) 402-0911
E-mail: kiara.palmer@nih.gov

Address

Communications and Public Liaison Branch
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health
Building 31/4B09
31 Center Drive
9000 Rockville Pike
Phone: (301) 402-0911
Fax: (301) 402.0837

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Last Updated: February 9, 2016