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Division of Communication & Outreach (DCO)



Empowering the extramural research community, internal and external to NIH, to advance science by providing them with insight into the NIH extramural leadership perspective and accurate and timely information on grant opportunities, policies, processes, and systems. Key products and services supported by the office

Director: Megan Columbus


Leadership:

Sheri Cummins – Chief, Grants Information
Cynthia Dwyer – Outreach Coordinator
David Kosub, Ph.D. - Legislative, Communications
Elise Rabin - Writer Editor
David Rosen – Chief, Web Development
Manju Subramanya – eRA Communications and Documentation Manager
Elyse Sullivan, Ph.D. - Strategic Communications


Grants Information Branch
Provides a communications resource service for NIH grant-related inquiries. Information specialists help prospective NIH grantees navigate NIH and identify the appropriate resources, funding opportunities, or offices.

Sheri Cummins – Chief
Rachel Clark – Communications Specialist
Darlene JacksonCommunications Specialist


Web Development and Technology Branch
Provides technical management and web development of numerous OER public and staff Web sites and system utilities that support the NIH grants process.

David Rosen – Chief
Frank Newman – Senior Web Developer
Michael DorseySenior Web Developer
Emrul Islam – Web Developer
Abdul Khan*– System Administrator
Euna Kim* – Web Developer, Graphic Designer
Renee Osman* – Web Developer
Nancy Peck * – Web Developer
Priyanka Sharma * – Web Developer
Alessio Van Keulen * – Web Developer


eRA Communications and Documentation Team

Manju Subramanya – eRA Communications and Documentation Manager Bill McKenna * – eRA Documentation
Joe Schumaker * – eRA Communications
Brian Wells * – eRA Communications

 

Content Development Team

Elyse Sullivan, Ph.D. – Team Lead
Sophie Dean * – Social Media, Web Content
Raisa Ionin * – Knowledge Management

Extramural Staff Training

Rosalina Bray – NIH Staff Training Officer
Laurie Cohen * – Project Manager, Communications
Paul Guansing * – Instructional Design
Chloe James * – Program Coordinator
Jonny McGrew * – Program Coordinator




Contact Us:
OER Communications Office
Grants Information
OER Webmaster
eRA Communications Office

* Contractor

 

 

Technical Issues: E-mail OER Webmaster