RELEASE DATE:  January 22, 2004


National Cancer Institute (NCI) 
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

This Notice is to indicate NCCAM’s co-sponsorship of Program 
Announcement PA-04-046 

NCCAM is interested in applications to support research on efficacy and 
correlated clinical or other markers for complementary and alternative 
therapies including, but not limited to, the use of botanicals and 
other natural products, alternative dietary approaches, complementary 
uses of acupuncture, and energy and manipulative therapies.  NCCAM is 
also interested in the interactions of these therapies with 
conventional treatments, and in collaborations including CAM 
practitioners or researchers, as well as in collaborations between 
clinical and preclinical researchers.  For NCCAM’s policy on the 
quality of natural products, see  


Direct your questions regarding NCCAM’s scientific/programmatic 
interests to:

Barbara Sorkin, Ph.D.  
Program Officer
Division of Extramural Research and Training
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine 
6707 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 401
Bethesda, MD 20892-5475
Phone:  301-496-8004
FAX: 301-480-3621 

Direct your questions regarding NCCAM financial or grants management 
issues to:

David Mineo
Program Official, Acting Chief, Grants Management Officer
National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases
6707 Democracy Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: 301-594-8854

Return to Volume Index

Return to NIH Guide Main Index

Office of Extramural Research (OER) - Home Page Office of Extramural
Research (OER)
  National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Home Page National Institutes of Health (NIH)
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
  Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) - Home Page Department of Health
and Human Services (HHS) - Government Made Easy

Note: For help accessing PDF, RTF, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Audio or Video files, see Help Downloading Files.