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ASH Assistant Secretary for Health
CC Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center
CCR Center for Cooperative Resolution, OD
CIT Center for Information Technology
CSR Center for Scientific Review
DHHS Department of Health and Human Services
ES Executive Secretariat, OD
FIC John E. Fogarty International Center
HHS Health and Human Services (Department of)
IC Institutes and Centers
NCCAM National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
NCI National Cancer Institute
NCMHD National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities
NCRR National Center for Research Resources
NEI National Eye Institute
NHGRI National Human Genome Research Institute
NHLBI National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
NIA National Institute on Aging
NIAAA National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
NIAID National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
NIAMS National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
NIBIB National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
NICHD National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
NIDA National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDCD National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
NIDCR National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
NIDDK National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
NIEHS National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
NIGMS National Institute of General Medical Sciences
NIH National Institutes of Health
NIMH National Institute of Mental Health
NINDS National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
NINR National Institute for Nursing Research
NLM National Library of Medicine
OAR Office of AIDS Research, OD
OB Office of Budget, OD
OBSSR Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, OD
OCL Office of Community Liaison, OD
OCPL Office of Communications and Public Liaison, OD
OD Office of the Director, OD
ODP Office of Disease Prevention, OD
OEODM Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity Management, OD
OER Office of Extramural Research, OD
OFACP Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy, OD
OGC Office of the General Counsel, DHHS
OIR Office of Intramural Research, OD
OLPA Office of Legislative and Policy Analysis, OD
OM Office of Management, OD
OPHS Office of Public Health and Science, DHHS
ORFDO Office of Research Facilities Development and Operations, OD
ORS Office of Research Services, OD
ORWH Office of Research on Women's Health, OD
OS Office of the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
OSP Office of Science Policy
PHS Public Health Service
SG Surgeon General of the United States


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