Dawn Corbett, MPH
NIH Inclusion Policy Officer
Office of Extramural Programs (OEP)
Office of Extramural Research (OER)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ms. Dawn Corbett is the NIH Inclusion Policy Officer in the Office of Extramural Research’s Office of Extramural Programs, where she provides oversight of trans-NIH efforts to ensure the inclusion of women, minorities, and children in NIH-defined clinical research. Prior to joining the Office of Extramural Programs, Ms. Corbett she led efforts to increase the efficiency and transparency of clinical research through enhanced recruitment monitoring and increased compliance efforts as a Health Science Policy Analyst in the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Office of Clinical Research, Clinical Trials Operations and Biostatistics Branch. Ms. Corbett began her federal career at NIH in the NIMH Office for Research on Disparities in Global Mental Health (formerly Office for Special Populations), where she coordinated programs related to diversity in clinical research, and designed and conducted portfolio analyses in the areas of global mental health and mental health disparities. Ms. Corbett has a master’s degree in public health from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor’s degree in political science.