Biennial Report of the Director

Appendix B:
Priorities and Plans of the Institutes and Centers and the Program Offices in the Office of the Director

This appendix provides links to the mission statements and strategic plans of the NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs) and the program offices in the Office of the Director. The mission statements and strategic plans presented here classify and justify NIH priorities.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

National Eye Institute (NEI)

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)1

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)

John E. Fogarty International Center (FIC)

National Library of Medicine (NLM)

NIH Clinical Center (CC)

Center for Information Technology (CIT)

Center for Scientific Review (CSR)

Office of the Director

1On December 23, 2011, President Barack Obama signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012, which dissolved NCRR and established the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS).