Dr. Caldwell is a Program Director in the Divison for Research Capacity Building within the National Institute of General Medical Sciences. Dr. Caldwell manages IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research (INBRE) and Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRA) grants. In addition, she directs the trans-NIH Native American Research Centers for Health (NARCH) program. Dr. Caldwell earned a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Oncology from George Washington University. Dr. Caldwell conducted postdoctoral reserach at the National Cancer Institute.