The inhouse and extramural programs of NIOSH were presented in outline form for Fiscal Year 1979. This was intended to be used for internal planning and management control. The program areas covered in this report included behavioral research, cancer research, occupational respiratory disease, control technology, safety research, occupational reproductive hazards, general research in support of standards, criteria document support and standards development, manpower development, and technical services. For each project within a program area, the Fiscal Year of initiation, and the Fiscal Year of expected completion were listed. For each individual project objective, the actual or expected quarter of completion was listed.