Division of Information Technology (DIT)

Responsible for the architecture, development and testing of the eRA systems that facilitate grants processing and administration.

Senior Leadership:

Director: Patricia Gaines


Design and Development Branch
Oversees the overall software design and development at eRA.

Testing Branch
Responsible for overall testing policies and practices at eRA. Coordinates and executes testing of systems during system wide and other software releases.

Architecture Team
Responsible for technical leadership on eRA enterprise wide initiatives, ensuring the eRA architecture is aligned with NIH Enterprise Architecture recommendations, providing architectural support to Service Teams by participating in peer review and ensuring that design/code comply with the strategic directions and best practices.

Contact Us

Patricia Gaines
Rockledge 1 Room 6168
(301) 435-5091




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