NIEHS Superfund Research Program
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), NIH
Dr. Danielle Carlin has been a Program Administrator (i.e., Health Scientist Administrator) for approximately 9 years with the Superfund Research Program (SRP) at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in Research Triangle Park, NC. Her position consists of providing guidance and advice to grantees and applicants applying for P42 Center and R01 grants, writing Requests for Applications, developing and hosting scientific workshops, and serving as the lead liaison between SRP trainees and the various training opportunities offered by SRP. She also has grant portfolios in the areas of environmental chemical mixtures, xenobiotic metabolism, and inhalation toxicology.
Prior to her position, she was a Postdoctoral Researcher for four years at the University of North Carolina (UNC): two years within the Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics, studying aerosolized drugs/vaccines for treatment and prevention of tuberculosis; and two years within the Curriculum in Toxicology conducting her research at the US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA), Cardiopulmonary and Immunotoxicology Branch, in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina where she studied the toxicological effects of exposure to Libby amphibole asbestos in the rat model. Her areas of expertise include cardiopulmonary/reproductive physiology and inhalation toxicology/pharmacology. She has served in leadership roles such as President and Councilor of the North Carolina Chapter of the Society of Toxicology (NCSOT) and is currently Vice-President of the Society of Toxicology (SOT) Environmental Chemical Mixtures Specialty Section. She is also a member of the American Physiological Society.