Contact

Contacting BWF Programs

The Burroughs Wellcome Fund staff welcomes questions about its programs.  Please feel free to reach out to any of our program staff to learn more about our programs.

Shipping and Mailing Information Via Federal Express, UPS, Airborne Express, or other courier services:

Burroughs Wellcome Fund
21 T. W. Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 Via U.S.

Postal Service mail:

Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Post Office Box 13901
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-3901

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., EST
Telephone: (919) 991-5100.     Fax: (919) 991-0695

Biomedical Sciences & Reproductive Sciences

Rolly Simpson

Senior Program Officer

Oversees Biomedical Sciences and Reproductive Sciences programs:  Career Awards for Medical Scientists, Preterm Birth Initiative, Collaborative Research Travel Grants, and the Career Awards in the Biomedical Sciences (now defunct).

Kendra Tucker

Program Associate

Works with Rolly Simpson on Biomedical Sciences and Reproductive Sciences programs:  Career Awards for Medical Scientists, Preterm Birth Initiative, Collaborative Research Travel Grants, and the Career Awards in the Biomedical Sciences (now defunct).

Career Guidance, Infectious Diseases, Population and Laboratory Based Sciences

Victoria McGovern, PhD

Senior Program Officer

Oversees Infectious Disease and Population Sciences programs: Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease, and the Institutional Program Unifying Population and Laboratory Based Sciences

Muno Sekhon

Program Associate

Works with Dr. McGovern on Infectious Disease and Population Sciences programs: Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease, and the Institutional Program Unifying Population and Laboratory Based Sciences

Diversity in Science and Science Education

Alfred Mays

Senior Program Officer

Oversees the Science Education and Diversity in Science Programs:  Student Science Enrichment Program, Career Awards for Science and Mathematics Teachers, Promoting Innovation in Science and Mathematics and Postdoctoral Enrichment Program

Tiffanie Taylor

Senior Program Associate

Works with Alfred Mays on the Science Education and Diversity in Science Programs:  Student Science Enrichment Program, Career Awards for Science and Mathematics Teachers, Promoting Innovation in Science and Mathematics and Postdoctoral Enrichment Program

Interfaces in Science, Regulatory Science, Translational Research

Kelly Rose, PhD

Program Officer

Oversees the Interfaces in Science and Regulatory Science programs: Career Awards at the Scientific Interface, and Innovation in Regulatory Science Awards

Melanie Scott

Senior Program Associate

Works with Dr. Rose on the Interfaces in Science and Regulatory Science programs: Career Awards at the Scientific Interface, and Innovation in Regulatory Science Awards

Communication/Media/Publication Requests

Russ Campbell

Senior Communications Officer

Contact for all communications requests.

Meetings

Lori Hedrick

Meeting Professional

Contact for BWF meeting logistics.

Barbara Evans

Administrative Meeting Assistant

Contact for meeting information and room reservations.