Nonye Harvey, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.

Program Director
Office of the Associate Director, Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program

Telephone: (240) 276-6898
Fax: (240) 276-7920

  • Dr.P.H. – Leadership in Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health
  • M.P.H. - Maternal and Child Health and International Health, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services
  • B.S. - Medical Technology, Michigan State University
Contact for questions about:
  • NCI Cohort Consortium
  • Data sharing policy and implementation
  • Evaluation and strategic initiative planning


Dr. Harvey is a Program Director and the Team Lead for Planning and Budget in the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP) Office of the Associate Director, DCCPS, NCI. As such, she plays a leadership role in EGRP's strategic planning, initiative development, and priority setting efforts. She also leads EGRP Data Sharing Working Group, which is designed to enhance efficiencies in the implementation of NIH data sharing policies.

Since 2006, Dr. Harvey has served as the Executive Director of the NCI Cohort Consortium, a consortium of 60 large international prospective epidemiology cohort studies, and has participated and directed consortium pooling studies. She previously served as the NCI extramural lead on two signature projects of the NCI Cohort Consortium -- the Vitamin D Pooling Project and the African American BMI and Mortality Pooling Project. Over the years, she has provided programmatic support to the Breast Cancer and Environment Research Program initiativeExternal Web Site Policy and was instrumental in coordinating the 2012 Interagency Breast Cancer and Environmental Coordinating Committee, a Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) committee.

Dr. Harvey is particularly interested in scientific program evaluation and planning, data sharing in biomedical research, organizational leadership and development, global health, health disparities research, and the roles of lifestyle, the environment, and early life exposures in cancer and cancer related outcomes.

Prior to joining EGRP in 2006, Dr. Harvey was a Program Analyst in the NCI's Office of Cancer Survivorship in DCCPS. Before coming to work at the NCI, she was a Research Associate at The George Washington University School of Public Health & Health Services and served as Project Coordinator of the Mid-Atlantic Region Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, where she worked on children's environmental health research and provider training programs.