Leadership

Ruth O'Hara, PhD

Spectrum Director
Senior Associate Dean for Research
School of Medicine Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
School of Medicine Director, Sierra-Pacific MIRECC Translational Core


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Program Leadership

Spectrum Administration
Ruth O'Hara, PhD, Director
Harry B. Greenberg, MD, Co-Director
Debbie Drake Dunne, MPA, Interim Executive Director

Biomedical Ethics/Team Science
David Magnus, PhD, Faculty Lead

Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design (BERD)
Manisha Desai, PhD, Faculty Co-lead
Ying Lu, PhD, Faculty Co-lead

Clinical Research Quality
Mark Pegram, MD, Faculty Lead
Jennifer Swanton Brown, RN, CCRP, Director

Clinical Research Units
Kenneth Mahaffey, MD, Faculty Lead
Peg Tsao, RN, CCRC, Manager

Clinical and Translational Research Unit
Shavani Kumar, MD, Faculty Lead
Rebecca Osborne, Executive Director

Community Engagement
Lisa Goldman-Rosas, PhD, MPH, Faculty Lead
Debbie Drake Dunne, MPA, Interim Executive Director

Informatics
Nigam Shah, MBBS, PhD, Faculty Lead

Innovation Accelerator Pilot Program
Ruth O’Hara, PhD, Faculty Co-lead
Harry B. Greenberg, MD, Faculty Co-lead
Ashley Dunn, MPH, Program Manager

Maternal and Child Health
Karl Sylvester, MD,  Faculty Lead
Mary M. Chen, MS, MBA, Executive Director, Maternal and Child Health Research Institute

Population Health Sciences
David Rehkopf, Sc.D., MPH, Faculty Co-lead
Nigam Shah, MBBS, PhD, Faculty Co-lead

Research Participation 
Lisa Goldman-Rosas, PhD, MPH, Faculty Co-lead
Karl Sylvester, MD,  Faculty Co-lead
Katherine Connors, MPH, CCRP, Program Manager

Rigor and Reproducibility
Steven Goodman, MD, MHS, PhD, Faculty Lead

Workforce Development/KL2 Mentored Career Development Program
Steven Asch, MD, MPH, Faculty Lead
Ashley Dunn, MPH, Program Manager