Erica K. Rosemond is the deputy director of the Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program hubs in the Division of Clinical Innovation (DCI). Rosemond joined NCATS as a program director in the DCI in October 2015. She provides programmatic direction for multiple CTSA Program hubs and the two CTSA Program Coordinating Centers: the Center for Leading Innovation and Collaboration and the CTSA Program National Center for Data to Health. She also contributes to the program’s Workforce Development Domain Task Force, the Informatics Domain Task Force and the CTSA Program Collaborative Innovation Awards.
Rosemond earned her Ph.D. in pharmaceutical sciences at the University of Toronto in Canada, where she specialized in the neurosciences. She joined NIH in 2005 and trained in the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases as a fellow in the Intramural Research Program. Prior to joining NCATS, Rosemond managed grant portfolios at the National Cancer Institute and the National Institute of Mental Health, supporting research education, career development and training. She has provided support to the NIH Advisory Committee to the Director Working Group on the Biomedical Workforce and led education and training efforts for the NIH Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative and the NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) initiative.
Rosemond has broad research interests that range from basic biology to applied clinical research. She is enthusiastic about training the next generation of high-quality biomedical, behavioral and clinical researchers; developing constructive collaborations; and building and promoting cutting-edge new areas of science.