Yvonne Grant

Yvonne Grant

Public Health Advisor
Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
Behavioral Research Program (BRP)

Yvonne F. Grant is the Administrative Program Director for the Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TRECs I and II) and the State and Community Tobacco Control Policy and Media Research (SCTC) initiatives and conference grant Program Director at the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Ms. Grant also provides administrative, policy, procedure, technical and portfolio management guidance in the Behavioral Research Program (BRP), other NCI/NIH Programs, and external customers throughout all phases (pre-application through close-out) of the grants process.

Ms. Grant came to the Washington, DC area from Pittsburgh where she held simultaneous positions at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, as a Secretary in the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, and the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh as a medical transcriptionist in the Department of Pediatric Cardiology. Ms. Grant came to the NIH/NCI in the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control (then DCPC now DCP) in 1987 and kept a position in medical transcription at the Georgetown University Department of Neurology. She joined the NIH/NCI Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS) in 2001. Ms. Grant is a Certified Management Specialist and a Contracting Officer Technical Representative (COTR).

Secondary Branch Appointment:  Tobacco Control Research Branch (TCRB)

Current and past BRP mentors include Elizabeth Ginexi, Michele Bloch and Paige Green-McDonald.

Current and past BRP mentees include Kevin Jackson, Donna Hopkins and Michele Fisher.

Last Updated: 02/14/2012 03:24:46