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Last Updated: 08/26/21

Tamara Walton, MPA, MHA

Tamara Walton, MPA, MHA

DCTD Lead Management Analyst — Team Lead
Program Coordinator

Translational Research Program

Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis
National Cancer Institute
9609 Medical Center Drive, Room 3W120
MSC 9726
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: (240) 276-5686
Fax: (240) 276-7881

Tamara Walton, MPA, MHA, joined the Translational Research Program as a Program Coordinator in 2008. Ms. Walton has worked with SPORE grantees to provide assistance on submission and management topics pertaining to their grant, such as grant policy, clinical trial reporting, progress reporting, development program management and budgeting. Ms. Walton also serves as the Genomic Data Administrator for the Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis where she is responsible for assisting grantees with their genomic data submissions to dbGaP.

Ms. Walton has over thirty years of experience in the business field and has held various positions including Administrative and Program Manager, Deputy Director of Administration, Sales and Marketing Director, and Human Resources Director for Benefits and Occupational Health. Ms. Walton received her double Master’s degree from Webster University. Ms. Walton has been awarded the NIH Director’s Award 2016 and the NCI Director’s Award 2018.