U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Robert Rivers

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-443-8415
Email: riversrc@mail.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Program ManagerOffice of Cancer Clinical Proteomics Research, NCI2011-2015
  • AAAS Science; Technology Policy FellowNational Cancer Institute 2009-2011
  • Ph.D. in ChemistryUniversity of Cambridge2008
  • B.S. in ChemistryKentucky State University2003

Robert Rivers, Ph.D.

Program Director, Office of Minority Health Research Coordination

Current Responsibilities & Activities

I am a program director in the Office of Minority Health Research Coordination (OMHRC) and lead both the Short-Term Research Experience Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP), Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health Related Research and Supplemental Funding to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research.