Dr. Christine Mueller is a Medical Officer and Program Leader in the Office of Strategic Coordination. She received her medical degree from the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a residency in Family Medicine in the Cleveland Clinic Health system and a Clinical Genetics fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and is board certified in Family Medicine and Clinical Genetics. Dr. Mueller was Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Center for Medical Genetics at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in 2004. She was a Clinical Cancer Genetics Research Fellow and Staff Clinician in the Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics at the National Cancer Institute from 2004-2008, studying the genetics and epidemiology of inherited cancer predisposition syndromes. Dr. Mueller joined the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) in 2008 as a Clinical Reviewer in the Division of Gastroenterology and Inborn Errors Products. Prior to joining the Office of Strategic Coordination, Dr. Mueller served as a Medical Officer in the Office of Orphan Products Development at the FDA from 2010 to 2013 and was responsible for reviewing requests for orphan product designation, coordinating outreach activities, and was a Project Officer for the Orphan Products Grants Program, which supports clinical trials to study therapies for rare diseases.