Sharna Tingle, M.P.H.
Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Host Susceptibility Factors Branch

Sharna Tingle

Address:
National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute
Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
9609 Medical Center Drive, Rm. 4E112, MSC 9763
Bethesda, MD 20892
(For express delivery, use Rockville, MD 20850)

Interest Areas

  • Health policy
  • Bioethics
  • Public health genetics

Degrees

  • M.P.H. - Public Health Genetics
    University of Pittsburgh
  • B.S. - Chemistry
    Chatham University

Biography

Ms. Tingle is a Cancer Research Training Award Fellow in the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program's (EGRP) Host Susceptibility Factors Branch (HSFB). She will help support NCI's implementation of the NIH Policy for Sharing of Data Obtained in NIH Supported or Conducted Genome-Wide Association Studies (GWAS) and will work closely with NCI's GWAS Program Administrator, the Data Access Committee, and other EGRP staff. Ms. Tingle will also engage in projects relating to ethical issues in public health and human subjects research and support trans-NCI bioethics activities.

Ms. Tingle was awarded a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Fellowship for her Pre-Doctoral work at the University of Pittsburgh. Before joining the HSFB she was a clinical research technician at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC.

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