Genomic Data Sharing (GDS) Policy Contact Information

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More information is available on the NIH GDS Policy website.

For questions about the policy, please email

For NCI-specific questions regarding the policy, please contact your Program Director first, followed by the genomic program administrator (GPA) or the GPA assistant in your NCI division or center.

NCI-Designated GPAs by Division or Center
Division or Center GPA GPA Assistant or Back-Up
Center for Cancer Genomics (CCG) Jaime Guidry Auvil Daniela Gerhard (GPA back-up)
Center for Cancer Research (CCR) Kathleen Calzone Anjan Purkayastha (GPA assistant)
Center for Cancer Training (CCT) Susan Perkins
Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) Anil Wali Emmanuel Taylor
Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives (CSSI) Sean Hanlon
Division of Cancer Biology (DCB)

Jennifer Strasburger

Shannon Hughes (GPA back-up)
Ian Fingerman (GPA back-up)
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG) Geoff Tobias
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS) Charlisse Caga-anan

Elizabeth Gillanders (GPA back-up)
Jennifer Lee (GPA assistant)

Division of Cancer Prevention (DCP) Natalia Abrams
Claire Zhu
Division of Cancer Treatment and Dignosis (DCTD) Tamra Walton Kim Witherspoon
  • Posted: October 22, 2015