The NICHD provides the following biosketches for use by media outlets:
- Director, Diana W. Bianchi, M.D.
Deputy Director, Catherine Y. Spong, M.D.
Scientific Director, Constantine A. Stratakis, M.D., D(Med)Sc
Associate Director for Extramural Research, Della M. Hann, Ph.D.
Director, NICHD National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research, Alison Cernich, Ph.D.
Director, NICHD Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Germaine M. Buck Louis, Ph.D., M.S.
Brief biosketches are also included within many NICHD staff directory entries at
If you are looking for additional biographical information for an NICHD staff person, please contact the Office of Communications Branch at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (301) 496-5133.