Cristina Rabadán-Diehl, Ph.D., an Associate Director for Clinical Trials, joined Westat in 2018 after a 25-year career at the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Health and Human Services. She is a multidisciplinary scientist with vast experience in chronic noncommunicable diseases and global health. Dr. Rabadán-Diehl serves as a scientific lead in several projects as well as develops partnerships with domestic and international government and nongovernment stakeholders. A native Spanish speaker, with a long-term commitment to Hispanic health, Dr. Rabadán-Diehl promotes, particularly in the U.S. and the Region of the Americas, Westat’s commitment to improving lives through research.
Dr. Rabadán-Diehl is a Professorial Lecturer at the Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, where she teaches Global Health Diplomacy.