Dr. Paul Eggers : NIDDK

Dr. Paul Eggers

NIDDK, National Institutes of Health
Building 2DEM, Room 615
6707 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20892
Tel: 301-594-8305
Fax: 301-480-3510
Email: eggersp@extra.niddk.nih.gov

Current Position:
Director, Kidney and Urology Epidemiology Program

Current Portfolio/Responsibilities:

KUH: Directs a number of large scale epidemiology projects, clinical trials, and a portfolio of investigator initiated grants. The epidemiology projects include the United States Renal Data System (USRDS), the Urologic Diseases in America (UDA) project, and the RAND Interstitial Cystitis Epidemiology (RICE) projects. Also is co-project officer on the Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) clinical trials.


            • Serves as Scientific Advisor to the Director of NIDDK on issues related to interagency communications concerning repository, registries, and other data issues. Other agencies that the Dr. Eggers consults with on a regular basis include AHRQ, CMS, NCHS and the VA.

            • Epidemiology committee, Clinical Studies Working Group, Obesity Working Group


ROADMAP: Represents NIDDK on Clinical Research Networks

Previous Training and Experience:
Ph.D., Purdue University (1977)

1997-2000: Director, Division of Beneficiary Research, Office of Strategic Planning, Health Care Financing Administration

1995 - 1997: Senior Research Analyst, Division of Health, Information and Outcomes, Health Care Financing Administration

1985 - 1995: Chief, Program Evaluation Branch, Office of Research, Health Care Financing Administration

1978 – 1985: Social Science Research Analyst/Statistician, Office of Research, Health Care Financing Administration

1976 – 1978: Service Fellow, Health Services Administration, Office of Planning, Evaluation and Legislation, Rockville, Maryland

Committees/ Working Groups:
Advisory Board on the Demonstration of a Bundled Case-Mix Adjusted Payment System for End Stage Renal Disease Services

Page last updated: September 01, 2007

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