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Title: Health Specialist
Office(s): Division of Behavioral and Social Research (DBSR)
Phone Number: 301-827-4464
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Laura Major is a Health Specialist in BSR's Individual Behavioral Processes Branch. Laura received her MPH in Health Behavior from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and her B.A. in Anthropology and Psychology from Dickinson College. Prior to joining BSR, Laura worked for Westat on research operations for the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), where her main responsibilities included training data collectors, writing manuals and user guides, ensuring quality control of data collection, and assisting in the introduction of technological innovations.