Updated 10/22/2021

PHS and Other HHS Agencies:

AcronymFull Title
NIHNational Institutes of HealthNational Institutes of Health
AOA Administration on Aging
ACF Administration for Children and Families
ACL Administration for Community Living
AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
ATSDRAgency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry
CDCCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
NIOSHNational Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
CMSCenters for Medicare and Medicaid Services
FDAFood and Drug Administration
HRSAHealth Resources and Services Administration
IHSIndian Health Service
OGAOffice of Global Affairs
OPHSOffice of Public Health and Science
OASHOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Health
OMHOffice of Minority Health Resources Center
ONCOffice of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
OPAOffice of Population Affairs
ORIOffice of Research Integrity
OWHOffice on Women’s Health
ASPEOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
ASPROffice of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
BARDABiomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority
SAMHSA Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

Other Organizations Following PHS Regulations:

Note: This list may not be all inclusive and is subject to change. Investigators are encouraged to consult the proposal application instructions for the sponsor’s COIConflict of Interest Learn about BU's Financial Conflict ... requirements.

AcronymFull Title
ALRAlliance for Lupus Research
Alpha-1 Foundation
AAFAmerican Asthma Foundation
ACSAmerican Cancer Society
AHAAmerican Heart Association
ALAAmerican Lung Association
AFArthritis Foundation
CurePSP
Harrington Discovery Institute
JDRFJuvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
LFALupus Foundation of America
PCORIPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
SGKFSusan G. Komen For the Cure
OASHOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Health
OGAOffice of Global Affairs