NIEHS


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AcronymDefinition
NIEHSNational Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIH, DHHS)
NIEHSNorthern Ireland Environment and Heritage Service (UK)
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The case-study analysis supports Goal 10 of the NIEHS 20122017 Strategic Plan (NIEHS/NIH 2012), which includes a general aim to measure economic benefits and the comparative effectiveness of NIEHS investments.
Over the Labor Day weekend, 2005 the NIEHS joined with Duke Hospital, under the direction of the NIH, to establish a field hospital in Mississippi to meet the immediate health needs of victims afflicted by Hurricane Katrina.
According to NIEHS, beginning in 2000, the study's researchers evaluated 798 healthy Los Angeles, CA-area men and women over the age of 40 who exhibited some signs of increased risk of cardiovascular disease, as well as monitored air pollution levels at 23 stations in residential sections of the Los Angeles area.
The NIEHS fully endorsed the panel's findings, which did not represent a "falsified ...
The NIEHS study suggests that newborns' exposure to soy deserves more investigation, Newbold says.
NIEHS immediately set about putting the 2012-2017 plan into action by creating teams to devise ways to implement the goals and integrate their priorities across the Institute's divisions and programs.
The safety of cell phone use is being investigated by NIEHS, the same agency charged with fudging the EMF data.
It is my honor and privilege to serve as the NIEHS director during this significant milestone in the institute's history, and I see it as an opportunity to highlight the improvements to public health that have resulted from environmental science research.
(NIEHS 2012), the NIEHS has a fresh vision, not because our values have changed but because our research has been so successful--and many of you have made a huge contribution to that progress.
An additional effort is being made to build research capacity in these developing nations through the NIEHS's continued participation in the FIRCA basic biomedical research program (http://www.fic.nih.gov/programs/research_grants/firca/index.htm).
The goal of the extramural research program of the NIEHS is to fund the highest-quality science to understand how environmental exposures contribute to the development and progression of human diseases.
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) News Release "NIEHS Consistently Rated Best Place to Work by Postdocs", Thursday, April 6, 2006