DNB Staff Listings

Office of the DNB Director (OD)
Name Title Phone
Valentino, Rita, Ph.D. Director (301) 443-1887
Little, Roger, Ph.D. Deputy Director (301) 435-1316
Satterlee, John, Ph.D. Health Scientist Administrator (Epigenetics) (301) 435-1020
Babecki, Beth, M.A. Training Coordinator (301) 435-0899
Kautz, Mary, Ph.D. Program Officer (301) 443-3206
Espinoza, Christie Program Analyst (301) 435-0914
Selmane, Myriam Program Analyst (301) 435-5985
Witcher, Shyra Extramural Support Assistant (301) 435-1326
Wright, Susan Health Scientist Administrator (301) 402-6683
Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience Branch (BCN)
Name Title Phone
Pariyadath, Vani, Ph.D. Branch Chief (301) 443-3209
Fedota, John Ph.D. Program Officer (301) 402-0812
Kautz, Mary, Ph.D. Program Officer; Director, NIDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Program (301) 443-3206
Lindsey, Flair Program Analyst (301) 827-5783
Moore, Holly, Ph.D. Program Officer (301) 827-7376
Nkongho, Lizette, MPH Scientific Program Manager (Contractor), Tobacco Regulatory Science Program (301) 435-1322
Prabhakar, Janani, Ph.D. Program Officer, HEALthy Brain and Child Development Study (301) 827-4729
Chemistry and Pharmacology Branch (CP)
Name Title Phone
Ananthan, Subramaniam, Ph.D. Branch Chief (301) 435-2199
Vemuri, Kiran Ph.D. Program Officer (301) 435-4446
Hillery, Paul Ph.D. Chemist (301) 435-1306
Genetics, Epigenetics, and Developmental Neuroscience Branch (GEDN)
Name Title Phone
Pollock, Jonathan, Ph.D. Branch Chief (301) 435-1309
Wu, Da-Yu, Ph.D. Health Scientist Administrator (301) 435-4649
Lossie, Amy, Ph.D. Health Scientist Administrator (301) 827-6092
Integrative Neuroscience Branch (INB)
Name Title Phone
Berton, Olivier, Ph.D. Acting Branch Chief, Health Scientist Administrator (301) 827-7771
Lin, Woody, Ph.D. Health Scientist Administrator (301) 435-1318
Tsai, Shang-Yi Anne, Ph.D., M.S.P.H. Health Scientist Administrator (301) 827-5842
Nair, Sunila, Ph.D. Health Scientist Administrator (301) 827-6832