U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Jennie Larkin

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-827-1641
Email: jennie.larkin@nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Senior Advisor for Extramural Programs and Strategic PlanningNIH, Office of the Associate Director for Data Science2014 – 2017
  • Coordinator for the LINCS Common Fund ProgramNIH2009-2014
  • Program Officer for Systems Biology, Computational Biology, and Bio-informaticsNIH, NHLBI, Division of Cardiovascular Sciences2004-2014
  • Staff ScientistTIGR2002-2004
  • Post-doctoral ResearcherStanford University2001-2002
  • Post-doctoral Researcher (NRSA Award)University of California, Berkeley1998-2001
  • Systems Integration AnalystSilicon Graphics, Inc1997-1998
  • Ph.D., Biological Sciences Stanford University1996
  • MS, ZoologyUniversity of Washington1990
  • BA (Cum Laude, Honors), BiologyWellesley College1987

Dr. Jennie E. Larkin

Director, Office of Research Evaluation and Operations
Director, Office of Research Evaluation and Operations, Division of Extramural Activities

Current Responsibilities & Activities

I serve as the Director of the Office of Research Evaluation and Operations (OREO) within the Division of Extramural Activities (DEA). I provide oversight of the NIDDK’s referral and disease coding/reporting functions, and of the program evaluation and analysis capacity. I also oversee the NIDDK’s Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) publication process. Further, I provide expertise in data management, sharing policies, and implementation, as well as participate in trans-NIH committees in this area.

Key functions the office supports include:

  • Categorical disease/organ system coding/reporting
  • Program analysis support and reporting
  • Application referral
  • NIDDK Advisory Council meetings
  • Publication of NIDDK FOAs in the NIH Guide

Current Committee Memberships

  • NIH Interim Research Products Working GroupMember
  • NIH SDC Digital Scientific Data Policy and Implementation (SDCDPI) Working GroupMember
  • NIH SDCDPI Subgroup on Data Management PlansCo-chair
  • NIH SDCDPI Subgroup on Monitoring and Enforcing ComplianceMember
  • NIH SDC Sustainability Working GroupMember
  • NIA Alzheimer's Disease Centers Review PanelMember
  • HHS Secretary's Ventures Fund BoardMember