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Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center (ERIC)


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Contact Us & Staff

Mailing address:
Seattle ERIC
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
1660 S Columbian Way, S-152-E
Seattle, WA 98108

Phone: (206) 764-2773

Key Personnel

Nicholas L. Smith, PhD: Director
Jen Sporleder, BS: Associate Center Director, Research Operations
Mary Jo May, BA Ed: Lead Administrator

Research Staff & Quality Assurance

Julieann Marshall, MSPH: Program Manager
Laura Rabuck, MPIA: Research Resource Guide Manager
Cindy Liu, BA: Project Manager, Vietnam-Era Registries
Karen Nakayama, BS: Project Manager, CSP #595: Respiratory Health in Iraq and Afghanistan
Amber Seelig, MPH: Program Analyst, CSP #505: Millennium Cohort Study
Sara Kath, MPA: Quality Research Specialist
Sarah Keithly, MPH: Project Manager, Integrated Veteran Epidemiologic Study Data Resource (INVESTD-R)
Isaac Purton, MA: Data Administrator
Shauna Biggs, MPH: Research Coordinator  
Ann-Marie Doble, BS, BA: Research Coordinator

Karl Freese, BS: Research Coordinator
Amanda Garcia, MPH: Research Coordinator
Nicole LeBlanc, MA: Research Coordinator
Teresa Chen, MPH: Research Specialist
Jessi Libbing, MPH: Research Specialist
Lauren Murray, MS: Research Specialist
Sydney Thurman, MPH: Research Specialist
Adrienne Tanus, MPH: Research Specialist

Erin Acosta, MPH: Research Assistant
Jessica Jang, BA: Research Assistant
Jacob Martin, BA: Research Assistant  

Scientific Staff

Edward J. Boyko, MD, MPH: Clinical Liaison

Jack Goldberg, PhD, MA: Senior Epidemiologist, Vietnam-Era Twin Registry
Mary Lou Thompson, PhD: Senior Biostatistician
Chuck Maynard, PhD: Database Specialist
Alyson Littman, PhD: Epidemiologist
Pradeep Suri, MD, MSc

Affiliate Investigators
Jason Dominitz, MD, MHS
Bessie Young, MD, MPH
Molly Shores, MD
Marc Blondon, MD
James Floyd, MD
Beverly Kocarnik, MD

Biostatistics Team
Anna Korpak, PhD: Lead Biostatistician
Chris Forsberg, MS: Biostatistician
Andrew Timmons, MS: Biostatistician

Data Management Team
Kate Moore, PhD: Database Manager 
Alexandra Fox, MSIS: Data Analyst
Dan Morelli, BS: Data Analyst
Alexander Peterson, MS: Data Analyst
Katrina Wicks, MPH: Data Manager