Health Scientist Administrator, Program Director
National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Dr. Sue Marden is a Health Scientist Administrator at NCMRR. She serves as Program Director overseeing a portfolio of research focused on symptom science, spinal cord injury, stroke, rehabilitation interventions, and clinical research methods. She participates on trans-NIH committees to include the NIH Pain Consortium, Clinical Trials Stewardship Working Group and Patient Center Assessment Resource (PCAR) Working Group. Dr. Marden has worked at the NIH for over 30 years in both the intramural and extramural programs. Within the intramural program, she held positions as Advanced Practice Nurse and Clinical Scientist in the Clinical Center and at the National Institutes of Nursing Research (NINR). As a Clinical Scientist, she was Director of Quality Life Research, and acted as Principal Investigator collaborating with clinicians and senior investigators across NIH Institutes to develop a portfolio of research focused on health-related quality of life (HRQL) and symptom experiences of patients undergoing novel treatment modalities for a variety of acute and chronic illnesses. In addition, she pursued her interest in theoretical model development by testing her framework, The Technology Dependence and HRQL Model, in patients with implantable defibrillators (ICD).
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET