Division of Grants Compliance and Oversight
Office of Policy for Extramural Research Administration (OPERA)
Office of Extramural Research (OER), NIH
David Houppert is a program analyst and founding member of the Public Access Support Center. In addition to his role in the Support Center he also assists with managing NIH’s financial conflict of interest program. David came to the Support Center from the NIH Office of Legislative Policy and Analysis where he served as a legislative analyst. Prior to joining NIH, he served as the national service director of two different veterans service organizations. There he directed the legal representation of veterans and their eligible family members against the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. David graduated from Ohio Northern University with a Juris Doctorate degree and from the University of Maryland with a Bachelors of Arts degree. He also served four years on active duty in the U.S. Navy.