NIOSH Extramural Research and Training Program
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2015-196
This report contains a description of the NIOSH extramural research and training programs that were active during FY2013 and information on the structure and function of the Office of Extramural Programs. The NIOSH Research and Training Programs include diverse portfolios of investigator-initiated research, mentored research scientist development awards, training programs, and small business innovation research projects in occupational safety and health. Multidisciplinary education and research centers, state surveillance programs, and global occupational health initiatives complement the breadth and depth of extramural research and training at NIOSH.