Carl V. Hill, Ph.D., M.P.H., is a health scientist administrator in the Extramural Associates Program, which is managed through the NICHD but serves the whole of NIH. After receiving a bachelor of arts degree from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Hill was a part of the inaugural class of the M.P.H. Program at Morehouse School of Medicine. Upon completing the M.P.H., Dr. Hill joined the charter class of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Public Health Prevention Service (PHPS), where he worked on the CDC's 1997 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), helped to establish the Center for Bioethics in Research and Healthcare at Tuskegee University, and implemented a local version of the YRBS in Harris County, Texas. Dr. Hill completed the PHPS program and subsequently matriculated at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, where he served as a research fellow with the Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture, and Health and the W.K. Kellogg Doctoral Fellowship Program in Health Policy, for doctoral study. While at the University of Michigan, Dr. Hill also worked with the University's Institute of Social Research Program for Research on Black Americans to complete his dissertation research on the influence of ethnicity, stress, and coping on black men's health. Before this role with NICHD, Dr. Hill was a health research scientist with the NIH National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities.