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NIOSH extramural research and training program: annual report of fiscal year 2018
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    "In FY2018, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) funded 151 extramural awards totaling $92,151,881. Multidisciplinary centers received 36 awards totaling $59,107,157 (64%) in these program areas: $28.4 million for 18 Education and Research Centers; $18.6 million for 11 Centers for Agricultural Safety and Health; 6.3 million for 6 Centers of Excellence for Total Worker Health(R); $5.8 million for 1 National Center for Construction Research and Training Investigator-initiated and career development research received 48 awards totaling $16,575,147 (18%). Cooperative research agreements received 33 awards totaling $9,157,411 (10%). Specialty training programs received 29 awards totaling $5,470,466 (6%), and 5 small business innovation research projects received a total of $1,841,700 (2%). Funding for global health initiatives included a cooperative agreement with the World Health Organization (WHO) to support the Global Plan of Action on Workers' Health, which works to strengthen the abilities of national health systems to respond to the specific health needs of workers. NIOSH also cosponsored global occupational safety and health activities with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Fogarty International Center's Global Environmental and Occupational Health (GEOHealth) program. This program supports a multinational network of regional hubs led by institutions in low- or middle-income countries that partner with U.S. institutions. In FY2018, NIOSH extramural researchers wrote 602 peer-reviewed articles in 298 journals. Education and Research Centers had the most articles (259) published, followed by investigator-initiated (R01) research (117). These articles appeared most often in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine." - NIOSHTIC-2 NIOSHTIC no. 20058137 Suggested Citation: NIOSH [2019]. NIOSH extramural research and training program: annual report of fiscal year 2018. By Robison WA, Williams DF, Grandillo P. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2020-108, 2020-108.pdf?id=10.26616/NIOSHPUB2020108
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