U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


The Department of Health and Human Services protects the health of all Americans and provides essential human services.





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Xavier Becerra

Andrea Palm
Deputy Secretary
Sean McCuskie
Chief of Staff
Elizabeth Jungman
Chief of Staff
David G Strauss
Acting Chief Scientist
Samuel Bagenstos
General Counsel
Cheryl Campbell
Acting Assistant Secretary for Administration
Nikki Bratcher-Bowman
Acting Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
Constance B. Tobias
Chair, Departmental Appeals Board
Loyce Pace
Assistant Secretary, Global Affairs
Lisa Molyneux
Acting Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources & Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources
Christi Grimm
Acting Inspector General
McArthur Allen
Chief Administrative Law Judge, Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA)
Micky Tripathi
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
Alison Barkoff
Principal Deputy Administrator, Administration for Community Living
Rachel L. Levine
Assistant Secretary for Health (ASH)
Hilary D. Marston
Chief Medical Officer
Vivek H. Murthy
U.S. Surgeon General
Miriam E. Delphin-Rittmon
Administrator, Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Carole Johnson
Administrator, Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)
Robert M. Califf
Commissioner, FDA
Mark Raza
Acting Chief Counsel
Patrizia Cavazzoni
Acting Director, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Peter Marks
Director, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Richard Pazdur
Director, Oncology Center of Excellence
Jeff Shuren
Director, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Robert Bob Otto Valdez
Director, Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
Brian A. King
Director, Center for Tobacco Products
Namandjé N. Bumpus
Chief Scientist
Sahra I. Torres-Rivera
Acting Chief Financial Officer
Melanie Fontes Rainer
Director for Office for Civil Rights (OCR)
Roselyn Tso
Director, Indian Health Service (IHS)
Renee Wegrzyn
Director, Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health
Tracey H. Forfa
Director, Center for Veterinary Medicine
Mandy K. Cohen
Director, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Monica M. Bertagnolli
Director, National Institutes of Health
Miranda Lynch-Smith
Senior Official Performing the Duties of the ASPE
Donald A. Prater
Acting Director, Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition
Suzanne Roosen
Acting Director, Office of Food Policy & Response
Bertha Alisia Guerrero
Director, Intergovernmental & External Affairs
Jeff Hild
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Administration for Children & Families
Jeff Nesbit
Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs
Bob Leavitt
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Human Resources & Chief Human Capital Officer
Kimberly A. Steide
Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Human Capital
Jeffery Anoka
Deputy Chief Human Capital Officer, Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Human Resources
Leah Hunter
Associate Commissioner, External Affairs
James Jones
Deputy Commissioner, Human Foods
Tisamarie Sherry
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Behavioral Health, Disability & Aging Policy