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NC Department of Health and Human Services
N.C. DPH: Chronic Disease and Injury Section
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Injury and Violence Prevention Branch

Contact Us

Phone: (919) 707-5425
Fax: (919) 870-4803

Mailing Address:
Injury and Violence Prevention Branch
1915 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1915

Physical Location:
5505 Six Forks Road
Raleigh, N.C. 27609

For questions related to naloxone, please email

For questions related to substance use data requests, please email

All other questions, please email

Staff Listing

Name Title/Area
Pamela K. Anderson, MBA
Operations Manager
Armonee Avent, MScED
Data Abstractor, State Unintentional Drug Overdose Reporting System (SUDORS), CDC Foundation Assignee
Jesse Bennett, MSW, LCAS
Overdose Prevention and Harm Reduction Eastern Region Coordinator, CDC Foundation Assignee
Alyssa Benziger, MPH
Contracts Coordinator
Margaret Bordeaux Justice-Involved Overdose Prevention Specialist, CDC Foundation Assignee 
Ingrid Bou-Saada, MA, MPH
Injury Prevention Consultant, Core Injury
Shannon Burnett, MSW
Comprehensive Suicide Prevention (CSP) Administrative Specialist
Tameka Clark
Financial Assistant
Mary Beth Cox, MPH
Substance Use Epidemiology Team Lead
Abigail Coffey, MPH, CHES
Contracts Consultant
Katia Cutts
Program Administrative Assistant
Dana Dandeaneu, MPH
Epidemiology/Surveillance Coordinator
Taylor Davis, MPH
Data Abstractor
Deena Fulton, MPH
Rape Prevention and Education Manager
Shana Geary, MPH
Suicide and Injury Epidemiologist
Anne Geissinger, MPH, RD
Comprehensive Suicide Prevention (CSP) Team Lead
Alison Gunn, MPH
Hailey Hartman, MPH
Overdose Surveillance Coordinator
Amanda Isac, PharmD, MPH
Pharmacist, Naloxone Specialist
Sherani Jagroep, MPH
Public Health Analyst, Overdose Response Strategy (ORS)
Alyssa Kitlas, BA
Community Overdose Prevention Coordinator
Nidal A-Z Kram, MPH, DrPH
Technical Assistance/Training Program Consultant, CDC Foundation Assignee
Ty Lautenschlager, MPH
CSTE Applied Epidemiology Fellow
Jane Ann Miller, MPH
Comprehensive Suicide Prevention (CSP) Program Manager
Bruce Nawrocki
Information Systems Specialist
Tammy Norwood
Program Manager, North Carolina Violent Death Reporting System
Amy Patel, MPH Overdose Prevention Program Team Lead
Courtney Peters
Lead Program Implementation Specialist for Local Health Departments, CDC Foundation Assignee
Susan Pope
Operations Assistant
Nathaline Poquie, MPH
Data Abstractor, State Unintentional Drug Overdose Reporting System (SUDORS), CDC Foundation Assignee
Joseph Prater Justice-Involved Programs Consultant, CDC Foundation Assignee
Scott Proescholdbell, MPH
Epidemiology, Surveillance, and Informatics Unit Manager
Kenisha Rodgers, BA, ASW(c)
Program Coordinator
MegAnn Smith, MPH Contracts and Programs Coordinator
Sara J. Smith, MA, MCHES
Communication Lead
Glorina Stallworth
Branch Head
Anna Stein, JD, MPH
Overdose Prevention Legal Specialist
Guillermo Tremols, MSW, LCSW, LCAS
Substance Use Social Determinants of Health Specialist, CDC Foundation Assignee
Jan White, M.Ed., SLP, CBIS
Injury Prevention Consultant
Ashley Wurth, MA, LCMHCA, LCASA
Overdose Prevention and Harm Reduction Western Region Coordinator, CDC Foundation Assignee
Cutter Wyatt, MPH
Evaluation Data Communicator, CDC Foundation Assignee