U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 Contact Info

Tel: +1 301 594 0056
Email: vanraaphr@niddk.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • M.P.H.University of South Carolina2004-2006

Rebekah Van Raaphorst, M.P.H.

Clinical Trialist, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition

​Current Responsibilities and Activities

​I am a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Public Health Service and Health Research Administrator for DDN.  I work as a clinical trials specialist in support of multicenter clinical studies, most of which are funded as cooperative agreements.  I work with the NIDDK program official and project scientist to facilitate the work of the research networks, serving as a liaison between the studies and the NIDDK.  I review and update study documents, and represent NIDDK on study committees.  I also serve as the executive secretary for Data and Safety Monitoring Boards and Observational Study Monitoring Boards.

Current Committee Memberships

  • Clinical Studies Working GroupMember