Debra J. Korns,
Research Account Manager
American Heart Association, Dallas Texas
Deb is a Research Account Manager for the American Heart Association with responsibility for research strategic planning and other activities within the National Division of Research Administration. She is also the program manager for the affiliate research programs for the Great Rivers and Greater Southeast affiliates of the American Heart Association, covering 12 states and territories from Pennsylvania to Puerto Rico.
Deb began her work for the American Heart Association as a program director in Florida in 1985 and worked in various education and research positions before assuming her role with the American Heart Association’s National Center in January 2008. She received her B.A. degree in Biology from the University of Delaware and has completed graduate work in Information Science at the University of Pittsburgh. She resides in Lancaster, Penn.