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Biographies of Public Health Senior Officials

Maria D. Llorente, M.D. – Acting Assistant Deputy Under Secretary for Heath for Patient Care Services

  • Larry Mole, PharmD – Acting Deputy Chief Officer
  • Vacant – Associate Chief Officer for Program Coordination
  • Carter Mecher, M.D. – Senior Medical Advisor

Patricia R. Hastings, D.O., M.P.H., F.A.C.E.P., R.N. – Chief Consultant, Health Outcomes Military Exposures


Larry Mole, PharmD – Chief Consultant, Population Health

  • Vacant – Deputy Chief Consultant, Strategy and Planning
  • Lisa Backus, M.D., Ph.D. – Deputy Chief Consultant, Measurement and Reporting

Vacant - Chief Consultant, Occupational Health

  • Jennifer Lipkowitz-Eaton, M.D., M.P.H. – Director, Surveillance and Analytics
  • Pamela Hirsch, RN, M.Ed., M.S. - Director, Clinical Occupational Health
  • Tony Hilton Dr.P.H., R.N., M.S.N., F.N.P., C.R.R.N. – Program Manager, Safe Patient Handling and Mobility
  • Vacant – Program Manager, Workers' Compensation
  • Vacant - Director, Employee Health Promotion Disease and Impairment Prevention
  • Lynn Van Male, Ph.D. - Director, Workplace Violence Prevention

Aram Dobalian, Ph.D., M.P.H., J.D. – Director, Veterans Emergency Management Evaluation Center (VEMEC)

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