PDHP Cores

PDHP activities are administered by three cores:

Sarah Burgard


advances research by minimizing the administrative burden of managing research projects, disseminating faculty research, and promoting a collaborative environment in which affiliates are exposed to new ideas in and approaches to population science

Sarah Burgard, lead

Erin Bakshis Ware


is dedicated to both training and mentoring the new generation of PDHP population scientists – equipping them with the tools to engage successfully in NICHD-PDB research priorities – and supporting the creation of innovative projects by PDHP faculty at all levels.

Erin B. Ware, lead

Brady West

Scientific and Technical

provides resources and guidance that help affiliates incorporate innovative interdisciplinary approaches into new applications for research support

Brady West, lead