Training Program Staff Contacts

We encourage inquiries concerning training and career development, and welcome the opportunity to answer questions from potential applicants.

Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases

F and T32 Awards
Arthur L. Castle, Ph.D.

K Awards
Lisa M. Spain, Ph.D.

K99/R00 Awards
Yan Li, Ph.D.

Loan Repayment Program
Brad Cooke, Ph.D.

Digestive Diseases & Nutrition (including Obesity)

F and T32 Awards
Christine Densmore, M.S.

K Awards not involving clinical trials and Loan Repayment Program
David Saslowsky, Ph.D.

K Awards involving clinical trials
Stavroula K. Osganian, M.D., Sc.D., M.P.H.

K Awards involving neurobiology
Diana Cummings, Ph.D.

K Awards involving Genetics and Genomics
Ludmila Pawlikowska, Ph.D. 

Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases

Kidney K01 and K08 Awards
Urology K Awards
Tracy Rankin, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Hematology F and K Awards
Cindy Roy, Ph.D.
Shilpa Hattangadi, M.D.

Kidney K23 Awards and Loan Repayment Program
Raquel Greer, M.D., M.H.S. 

Kidney F Awards
Urology F Awards
Christine Maric-Bilkan, Ph.D.

U2C/TL1, T32, R25 Awards
Tracy Rankin, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Office of Minority Health Research Coordination

NMA, NHMA, and R25-Diversity
Katrina Serrano, Ph.D.

NMRI, DSRTP, AAIP Scholarship Award
Winnie Martinez

SC-1, SC2, SC3, NARCH, and MBRS
STEP-UP, Diversity F31s, and Research Supplements
Robert Rivers, Ph.D.

Last Reviewed November 2023