The National Institutes of Health

Scientific Directors' Orientation Guide




1. The National Institutes of Health

a. The NIH Campus
b. Overview of the NIH

2. The Office of Intramural Research/Deputy Director for Intramural Research

a. Organizational Chart
b. Functional Statement
c. Listing of Personnel and Assignments
d. Intramural Research Sourcebook
e. Communications

3. NIH Intramural Central Services

a. Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE)
b. NIH Intramural Database
c. Central Resources and Services
d. Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS)

4. Scientific Director Materials

a. Scientific Director Review Process
b. Results of Focus Group on Training Needs
c. Management Control Assessment Questionnaire
d. Executive Coaching
e. Office of Management Contacts

5. Intramural Resources

a. Personnel
b. Division of International Services (DIS)
c. Space
d. Budget 

6. NIH Governance Model

7. Integral Offices and Relationships

a. The Department of Health and Human Services
b. NIH Office of Extramural Research Overview (OER 101)

8. Congress and the NIH

 9. NIH Federal Advisory Committees

10. Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) and Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART)

With many thanks to Linda Adams who assembled all the electronic documents and links!
Posted 11/5/2008