The CAIRHE Administrative Core, led by Director and Principal Investigator Alex Adams, Program Coordinator James Burroughs, and Grants Management Specialist Maya Bronston, in consultation with CAIRHE’s External Advisory Committee, is responsible for allocating and overseeing all CAIRHE resources; establishing and maintaining partnerships; selecting key personnel and the Center’s health equity research projects; evaluating research progress; and overseeing all other center activities.


Alexandra Adams

Alexandra Adams, M.D., Ph.D.

Director and Principal Investigator

[email protected] 
(406) 994-6077

James Burroughs

James Burroughs

Program Coordinator

[email protected]
(406) 994-4407

Maya Bronston

Maya Bronston

Grants Management Specialist

[email protected]
(406) 994-2177

Eliza Webber

Eliza Webber, MPH

Research Project Manager

[email protected]

Nicole Carnegie

Nicole Carnegie, Ph.D.

Statistical Consultant

[email protected]


External Advisory Committee

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Dennis Donovan, Ph.D.

University of Washington

Professor Emeritus and Former Director, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute

Donald Warne

Donald Warne, M.D., MPH

University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Director, Indians Into Medicine program and Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion