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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

Cindy Liu, BA: Program Manager, Vietnam-Era Registries 
Karen Nakayama, BS: Program Manager, CSP #595: Service and Health Among Deployed Veterans (SHADE)

Laura Rabuck, MPIA: Program Manager, Digital Team
Sarah Keithly, MPH: Project Manager, Integrated Veteran Epidemiologic Study Data Resource (INVESTD-R)
Amber Seelig, MPH: Project Manager, CSP #505: Millennium Cohort Study
Isaac Purton, MA: Data Administrator 
Santiago Estrada, MPH: Research Health Science Specialist
Shauna Biggs, MPH: Research Coordinator
Teresa Chen, MPH: Research Coordinator  
Ann-Marie Doble, BS, BA: Research Coordinator

Karl Freese, BS: Research Coordinator
Amanda Garcia, MPH: Research Coordinator
Erin Hoffmann, MPH: Research Coordinator
Nicole LeBlanc, MA: Research Coordinator 
Jessi Libbing, MPH: Research Coordinator
Adrienne Tanus, MPH: Research Coordinator
Sydney Thurman, MPH: Research Coordinator
Bianca Irimia, MPH: Research Specialist
Lauren Murray, MS: Research Specialist
John Phillips, BA Research Specialist 
Yarizel Herrera, BS Research Assistant
Rajbir Kaur, BS: Research Assistant
Jacob Martin, BA: Research Assistant
Annalivia Robinson, BA: Research Assistant  
Katie Shroeder, BS Research Assistant
Molly Woerner, BA: Research Assistant 

Scientific Staff

Edward J. Boyko, MD, MPH: Clinical Liaison

Alyson Littman, PhD: Epidemiologist
Jonathan Sugimoto, 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
Aaron Baraff, MS: 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, MSc: Data Analyst
Elaine Hu, MS: Data Analyst
Annie Doubleday, MPH: Data Analyst
Katrina Wicks, MPH: Data Manager