Warren Casey is an accomplished scientist and strategic thinker leading teams that successfully solve highly complex problems. He holds a Ph.D. in Microbiology and a B.S. in Biochemistry from North Carolina State University (NCSU) and has served as a Diplomat of the American Board of Toxicology since 2007. Currently, Dr. Casey is the Director of Strategic Partnerships in the Division of Translational Toxicology (DTT) at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), where he is responsible for identifying strategic opportunities, recruiting key partners, securing funding, and managing collaborative programs that support the mission of DTT and NIEHS.
In recognition of his accomplishments, Dr. Casey has received numerous awards, including the NIH Director’s Merit and Special Act awards, the Society of Toxicology’s Enhancement of Animal Welfare Award, a Special Certificate of Appreciation from the EPA Assistant Administrator, GlaxoSmithKline’s highest award for research (Gold Award), and was named as a Distinguished Alumnus by both the NCSU Department of Microbiology and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
In addition to his career achievements, Dr. Casey was a Captain in the U.S. Army (Top Secret security clearance) and participated in Operation Desert Shield/Storm in Saudi Arabia from 1990-1992. He received the National Defense Service Medal and Southwest Asia Service Medal for combat operations in Operation Desert Storm.