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  • Project Management Community (PMC)
  • Enterprise Architecture

IT Governance & Policy

IT Governance & Policy page

Manage IT resources and investments through policy and guidance.

IT Budget

IT Budget page

Facilitate the collection of IT Budget information (OMB Exhibits 53 and 300).

Project Management

Project Management page

Serve as a resource for the NIH project management community.

Enterprise Architecture

IT Governance & Policy page

Provide a “blueprint,” for building and implementing NIH information systems.

Information Security

Information Security page

Protect information resources that support NIH operations.

About OCIO

The NIH CIO advises the NIH Director and NIH senior management on strategic directions and management of significant NIH Information and Information Technology (I&IT) programs and policy. The goals of the CIO are to: enable creation and sharing of scientific and business knowledge; enhance business adaptability by ensuring that NIH information and information technology (I&IT) projects are well managed to respond rapidly to business and research needs; ensure a robust, secure NIH infrastructure at or above industry standards at least cost; manage integration of external imperatives with NIH needs; lead NIH I&IT across the Institutes and Centers; and develop an I&IT capable workforce.

The CIO also serves as the Director of Center for Information Technology (CIT).

What's New

Section 508 Refresh​

Section 508 Training: Upcoming Classes

NIH Accessibility Testing Labs: The labs will allow testing of applications, websites, online training content and documentation for compliance with accessibility requirements as specified in Section 508. The NIH Accessibility Testing Labs are available to all NIH Institutes, Centers & Offices. There's no fee for using these facilities.


Quick Links

Information Security content for the public

HHS ID Badge Smart Card

Section 508: Accessibility at NIH

Section 508 Coordinators at NIH ICs

IT Policy, Standards and Guidance


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