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Your Environment. Your Health.

Scientists & Staff

Office of Program Operations

Much of the work carried out by DTT is in support of the National Toxicology Program (NTP), an interagency partnership of the Food and Drug Administration, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and NIEHS.

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Michelle J. Hooth, Ph.D.
Michelle J. Hooth, Ph.D., D.A.B.T.
Deputy Director for Program Operations, Division of Translational Toxicology;
Director, Office of Program Operations

Tel 984-287-3140
Fax 919-541-4255

Support Staff

Robbin Guy
Robbin Y. Guy
Program Specialist

Tel 984-287-3136
Fax 301-480-3009

Budget and Procurement Group

Debbie Higgins
Debbie Higgins
Administrative Officer

Tel 984-287-3151
Denise Lasko
Denise Lasko
Program Specialist

Tel 984-287-3152
Fax 301-480-3508
Joe Lyerly
Joe N. Lyerly
Administrative Technician

Tel 984-287-3660
Julie Palmer
Julie A. Palmer
Lead Administrative Officer

Tel 240-992-0656
Amanda Russell
Amanda Russell
Administrative Specialist

Tel 984-287-3952
Kimberly Wiegand
Kimberly L. Wiegand
Administrative Technician

Tel 984-287-3664

Chemistry and ADME Resources Workgroup

Suramya Waidyanatha, Ph.D.
Suramya Waidyanatha, Ph.D.
Chemist, Chemistry and Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Excretion Resources Group Leader

Tel 984-287-3203
Bradley J. Collins, M.S.P.H.
Brad Collins, M.S.P.H.

Tel 984-287-3121
Laura A. Hall, M.S.
Laura Hall, M.S.

Tel 984-287-3137

Information and Data Management Workgroup

Shawn Jeter
Shawn Jeter
Technical Information Specialist

Tel 984-287-3146
Sharon Einloth
Sharon D. Einloth
Contractor — Records Management Specialist

Tel 984-287-3154
Audrey Foster
Audrey L. Foster
Contractor — Lead Records Management Specialist; Database Administrator

Tel 984-287-3130
Michael Furlow
Michael A. Furlow

Tel 984-287-3211
Heidi Gury
Heidi Gury

Tel 919-812-0547
Raz Pataca
Raz Pataca

Tel 678-736-9841
Jacki Vandervoort
Jacki Vandervoort
Contractor — Computer Programmer

Tel 919-275-4181
Cori Vella
Cori V. Statham

Tel 984-287-3174

Toxicology Resource Management Workgroup

Helen Cunny, Ph.D.
Helen Cunny, Ph.D., D.A.B.T.

Tel 984-287-3123
Georgia Hinkley, Ph.D.
Georgia K. Roberts, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist

Tel 984-287-3176
Kelly A. Shipkowski
Kelly A. Shipkowski, Ph.D., D.A.B.T.
Staff Scientist;
Health Science Evaluator

Tel 240-987-8115
Jason P. Stanko, Ph.D.
Jason P. Stanko, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist;
Health Science Evaluator

Tel 984-287-4190
Matthew D. Stout, Ph.D.
Matt Stout, Ph.D., D.A.B.T.

Tel 919-358-0419
Pei-Li Yao, Ph.D.
Pei-Li Yao, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist;
Health Science Evaluator

Tel 984-287-3114
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