Abbreviation Description
DHHS Department of Health and Human Services
CCR Center for Clinical Research
CSR Center for Scientific Review
DEA Division of Extramural Activities
DER Division of Extramural Research
FOA Funding Opportunity Announcement
IRB Institutional Review Board
IRG Integrated Review Group
DIR Division of Intramural Research
NADCRC National Advisory Dental and Craniofacial Research Council
NIDCR National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
NIH National Institutes of Health
OPRR Office of Protection from Research Risks
PA Program Announcements
RFA Request for Applications
RFP Request for Proposals
SRG Scientific Review Group
Last Reviewed
July 2018