Dr. Denise Wiesch

Dr. Denise Wiesch

Scientific Review Officer



Biography

Division:
Division of AIDS, Behavioral and Population Sciences DABP
IRG:
Population Sciences and Epidemiology PSE
Study Section:
Cancer, Heart and Sleep Epidemiology (Panel A) CHSA

Dr. Denise Wiesch is the Scientific Review Officer for CSR’s Epidemiology of Cancer Study Section and the Biostatistical Methods and Research Design Study Section.

She also serves as a referral officer in the Division of Receipt and Referral at CSR. Dr. Wiesch earned an M.P.H. and Ph.D. in genetic epidemiology from Johns Hopkins University. She subsequently joined the Center for the Genetics of Complex Diseases at the University of Maryland at Baltimore. Her research focused on the genetic epidemiology of allergy and asthma in occupational settings. Dr. Wiesch has spent much of her career at NIH. She has worked in the intramural research programs at National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and the National Institute of Mental Health and also for the National Library of Medicine. Just prior to joining CSR, Dr. Wiesch was a program officer at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’s Division of Allergy, Immunology and Transplantation. She directed the clinical research program in primary immune deficiency diseases as well as part of the autoimmune disease research program.