National Institutes of Health

The National Institutes of Health, commonly referred to as NIH, is the primary agency of the United States government responsible for biomedical and public health research. It was founded... Wikipedia

  • Preceding agency:  Hygienic Laboratory
  • Headquarters:  Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.
  • Employees:  18,478 (2021)
  • Annual budget:  $45 Billion (2022)
  • executive:  Lawrence A. Tabak, Acting Director
  • Parent agency:  Department of Health & Human Services
  • Child agencies:  National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Library of Medicine
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