Staff

Our team of accomplished scientists, research associates, fellows, and administrators is dedicated to advancing cancer-related behavioral science research. This staff directory can help you:

  • find the appropriate contact for a research project.
  • learn more about our network of mentorship and collaboration.
  • browse our program staff's range of talents and professional backgrounds.

You are welcome to contact our staff to learn more about behavioral research at the National Cancer Institute.

Health Behaviors Research Branch

Susan Czajkowski, Ph.D.

Branch Chief
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
czajkows@mail.nih.gov
240-276-5871

Research Areas:

  • Psychosocial and behavioral risk factors and interventions
  • Behavioral treatment development
  • Adherence to medical and behavioral regimens
  • Obesity
  • Health-related quality of life

Susan Czajkowski

Branch Staff

Tanya Agurs-Collins, Ph.D., R.D.

Program Director
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
collinsta@mail.nih.gov
240-276-6956
Tanya Agurs-Collins

David Berrigan, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Program Director
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
berrigad@mail.nih.gov
240-276-6752
David Berrigan

Raimee H. Eck, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.P.A., C.P.H.

Cancer Research Training Award Fellow
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
raimee.eck@nih.gov
240-276-7138
Raimee Eck

Kara L. Hall, Ph.D.

Program Director
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
hallka@mail.nih.gov
240-276-6831
Kara Hall

Anne K. Julian, Ph.D.

Cancer Prevention Fellow
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
anne.julian@nih.gov
240-276-6175
Anne Julian

Lilian G. Perez, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Cancer Prevention Fellow
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
lilian.perezconstanza@nih.gov
240-276-6436
Lilian Perez

Frank Perna, Ed.D., Ph.D.

Program Director
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
pernafm@mail.nih.gov
240-276-6782
Frank Perna

Calvin P. Tribby, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.

Cancer Prevention Fellow
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
calvin.tribby@nih.gov
240-276-7596
Calvin Tribby

Kimberly Woodhouse, B.A.

Program Specialist
Organization:
  • Health Behaviors Research Branch (HBRB)
  • Behavioral Research Program (BRP)
kimberly.woodhouse@nih.gov
240-276-6999
Kimberly Woodhouse