NIH GUIDE, Volume 24, Number 40, November 24, 1995


P.T. 34



  Data Management/Analysis+ 

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (DMID), National

Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) has a

requirement for a contractor with the capabilities and facilities to

operate a Data Coordinating Center for several multi-centered

clinical trials involving infectious diseases.  The objective of this

NIAID sponsored project is to provide biostatistical and data

management support for clinical trials or other studies of vaccines

and other prophylactic or therapeutic agents.  The Contractor shall

work collaboratively with clinical investigators and with DMID in

performing study design, study coordination, data collection and

editing, interim and final data analyses, report generation and

related activities.  This proposed contract is a 100 percent small

business set-aside.  The Standard Industrial Classification Code

(SIC) for this project is 7379.  The size standard is 14.5 million.

It is anticipated that one cost-reimbursement completion type

contract will be awarded for a period of five years.  Request for

Proposals (RFP) NIH-NIAID-DMID-96-12 will be available electronically

on or about November 27, 1995 and may be accessed through the NIH

Gopher, the NIH Home Page, or the NIH Grant Line using the following

instructions and electronic mail addresses:

1.  To access the NIH Gopher:  Point your gopher client to

GOPHER.NIH.GOV Port 70 (you should now be in the NIH Gopher).  Select

"Grant and Research Information", then select "R&D Requests for

Proposals (RFP)."

2.  To access the NIH Grant Line (via modem):  Configure your

terminal emulator as:  1200 or 2400 baud, even parity, 7 data bits, 1

stop bit, Half Duplex.  Using the procedure specified in your

communication software, dial 301-402-2221.  When you get a response

indicating that you have been connected, then type  ,GEN1 (the comma

is mandatory) and press ENTER; you will be prompted by the NIH system

for "INITIALS?".  Type BB5 and press ENTER.  You will then be

prompted for "Account?".  Type CCS2 and press ENTER.


The RFP includes only the Statement of Work, deliverable and

reporting requirements and mandatory qualification, if any, the

Technical Evaluation Criteria, and proposal preparation instructions.

All information required for the submission of an offer will be

contained in the electronic RFP package.  Following proposal

submission and the initial review process, offerors comprising the

competitive range will be requested to provide additional

documentation to the Contracting Officer.  Responses to the RFP will

be due on February 16, 1996.  Any responsible small business source

may submit a proposal that will be considered by the Government.

This advertisement does not commit the Government to award a

contract.  Offerors who intend to submit a proposal in response to

this RFP must notify:

Ann Davis Jaggar

Contracts Management Branch

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

6003 Executive Boulevard, Room 3C07 MSC 7610

Bethesda, MD  20892-7610

Telephone:  (301) 496-6423

FAX:  (301) 480-5253

Email:  AJ8Q@NIH.GOV


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