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Biographical Sketch: Anissa Brown, Ph.D.

Desirée Salazar
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Anissa Brown, Ph.D., is a program director in the Division of Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity. In this position, she oversees the Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD) InitiativePredoctoral Fellowships to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research and the Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) program. Formerly, she was an acting health science administrator and program analyst in the Office of AIDS Research of the NIH Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives. Brown earned a B.A. in biological sciences and psychology and a Ph.D. in biology from the University of Delaware.

To contact Brown, send email to or call 301-594-3900.

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This page last reviewed on March 17, 2017