DeRon Turner has been a valuable member of the Grants Information team in the Division of Communications and Outreach in the Office of Extramural Research since 2009. Prior to joining Grants Information, DeRon served as a member and lead trainer for internal and external helpdesks for NIH’s Electronic Research Administration (eRA). Currently, DeRon assists applicants and their respective institutions and organizations with navigating the NIH grants process, as well as, advising on NIH policies pertaining to application submission. DeRon also is the technical support representative for the Division of Communications and Outreach within the Office of Extramural Research. You can hear DeRon’s radio voice on the “All About Grants” podcast as well as the “NIH Grants Process the Big Picture” a video produced by the Office of Extramural Research for potential applicants.
When DeRon is not producing podcasts or editing videos, DeRon is in avid RC helicopter and RC car enthusiasts. DeRon is currently pursuing his bachelor’s degree in Graphic Communication Technology at the University of District of Columbia in Washington DC.