Strategic Communications and Clinical Trials Program Manager
Office of Extramural Research (OER), NIH
Dr. Elyse Sullivan is part of the Strategic Communications team within the Division of Communications and Outreach (DCO), and also serves as Clinical Trials Program Manager within the Office of Extramural Research (OER). In her communications capacity, Dr. Sullivan helps disseminate important grants process and policy information by developing websites, blogs, newsletters, and multimedia training tools. Dr. Sullivan also contributes to legislative responses and inquiries from the media on behalf of OER. As Clinical Trial Program Manager, Dr. Sullivan is intimately involved in the planning, implementation, and communication of reforms and policy changes for human subjects and clinical trial research. Dr. Sullivan received her PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Maryland, Baltimore, where she studied translational electrophysiological biomarkers in schizophrenia.