NINDS Division of Neuroscience

NINDS Division of Neuroscience

The Division of Neuroscience plans and directs a program of extramural and collaborative research in neuroscience, guiding NINDS’s largest research portfolio and charting the future of a vibrant, growing neuroscience research community. 

Debra Babcock M.D., Ph.D.
Program Director
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Deputy Associate Director
Program Analyst / Health Program Specialist
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Program Director
Scientific Program Analyst
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Program Director, NIH BRAIN Initiative
Scientific Program Manager
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Scientific Program Manager
Executive Assistant to the Director
Marie Gill, B.S.
Health Program Specialist
Janet He Ph.D.
Program Director
Health Program Specialist
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Program Director, Neural Engineering
Health Program Specialist
Health Program Specialist
Health Program Specialist
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Program Director, Pain and Migraine
Linda L. Porter Ph.D.
Director, Office of Pain Policy
Health Program Specialist
Program Assistant (NET/CSC/ORQ)
Alexander H. Tuttle, Ph.D.
Chief of Staff (Acting), Health Program Specialist
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Scientific Project Manager for AD/ADRD
May Wong Ph.D.
Program Director
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Chief of Staff, Office of the Associate Director
Ran Zhang Ph.D.
Scientific Project Manager