Ms. Khan is the Clinical Research Manager Team Lead. She is the point of contact for all administrative aspects of NIAMS extramural clinical trials, including operational management, oversight, and implementation of policies related to human subjects and clinical research. Ms. Khan works closely with NIAMS leadership, extramural program directors, and investigators to ensure the Institute’s 60+ trials adhere to the highest standards of safety, scientific rigor, and ethical conduct.

She has held this position since February 2007. She supervises three employees on the Clinical Management Team and serves as the Contracting Officer’s Representative for a multimillion-dollar NIAMS Clinical Research Management and Support contract.

Prior to joining NIAMS, Ms. Khan served in various research-related roles at The George Washington University.


The George Washington University
Ph.D. Candidate, Translational Health Sciences
M.P.H., Epidemiology/Biostatistics
B.A., Psychology and Premed


Member of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Implementation Science Team (one-year detail from NIAMS), Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, NCI, NIH, Rockville, MD

Human Research Protections Analyst, Office of Human Research, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Clinical Research Coordinator, Psychiatric Clinical Research Center, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Research Associate, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Last Updated: August 2020