Coordination of Trans-NIH Initiatives

OBSSR is involved in the coordination of a substantial number of trans-NIH Initiatives. Some of these initiatives are led by OBSSR while others are led by an Institute, Center, or Office (ICO) with OBSSR facilitating coordination across ICs. Funding Opportunity Announcements that NIH leads or participates in  are recent examples of this coordination.

OBSSR is also involved in integrating behavioral and social sciences research within large trans-NIH initiatives led or initiated by the NIH Office of the Director, including the following: