Genes, Environment, and Health Branch (GEH)
Amanda Garton joined the Genes Environment and Health Branch in the Division of Extramural Research and Training at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) as a Health Specialist in 2016. Prior to starting at NIEHS, she was a Presidential Management Fellow at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). While there she completed several rotations, including in the Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) where she worked as a health science policy analyst. She also completed an external rotation at the NIH Clinical Center in the Office of Communications and Media Relations. She has a Masters of Science in Public Policy from the Georgia Institute of Technology, focusing on science and technology policy, and a Masters of Science in Environmental Health Sciences from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.