1963 ‑ 1965 M.A. (Psychology), Miami University, Oxford,Ohio
1965 ‑ 1969 Ph.D. (Psychobiology; minor area in Quantitative Genetics) Washington State University, Pullman, WN
1979 ‑ 1980 Completed courses in Financial Accounting and in Cost Accounting toward M.B.A. degree, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York
OVERVIEW OF EXPERIENCE:
> 25+ years at the National Institutes of Health
> 10+ years in academia and biobehavioral research
> Federal funding of biomedical and behavioral research and research training
> Analysis of organizations, program evaluation, program planning (including strategic- and long-range planning), study design, and data analysis
>Design and implementation of clinical trials
> Translation of patient advocacy groups goals and objectives into research programs
1980- 2008National Institutes of Health (most to least recent):
Assistant to the Director, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health
Associate Director for Clinical, Behavioral and Health Promotion Research; Division of Extramural Research; National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research Assistant Director for Program Development; Division of Extramural Research; National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, NIH
Acting Director, Division of Planning and Evaluation and Chief, Planning and Policy Research Branch; Division of Planning and Evaluation, Office of Science Policy and Legislation; Office of the Director; NIH
Scientific Review Officer, Clinical Trials Review Committee; Contracts, Clinical Trials, and Training Review Section; Scientific Review Branch; Division of Extramural Affairs; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; NIH
Program Director, Immunology and Endocrinology Programs; Physiology of Aging Branch; National Institute on Aging; NIH
Grants Associate Training Program, Division of Research Grants; National Institutes of Health
1969-1977Research and Academic Positions (most to least recent):
Senior Research Associate - Robert Ader Laboratory, University of Rochester Medical Center; Rochester, New York.
Adjunct Faculty, Rochester Institute of Technology and Nazareth College; Rochester, New York.
Visiting Research Professor, Departments of Psychology and Biology; University of Haifa; Haifa, Israel.
Assistant to Associate Professor, Psychology Department; Memorial University of Newfoundland; St. John's, Newfoundland.