Notice of Clarification and Update for PAR-14-275 "State Occupational Health and Safety Surveillance Program (U60)"

Notice Number: NOT-OH-15-004

Key Dates
Release Date: April 3, 2015

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Issued by
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)


This Notice provides clarification and update for select sections of PAR-14-275 State Occupational Health and Safety Surveillance Program (U60) as follows:

Section II. Application Types Allowed

This section is updated to conform with the NIH glossary (2015) as follows:
Resubmission e.g., A1
Competing Revision e.g., expand the scope of work
These new terms also apply to Section V. Application Review Information, 1. Criteria.

Section IV. Number 2 Content and Form of Application Submission

For a non-clinical trial application using a de-identified existing data set(s) solely such as a Fundamental or Fundamental-Plus Program proposal, the Planned Enrollment Table is not required. For an Expanded Program Application proposal, the Planned Enrollment Table is not required for the OH Indicators/OHI component.

Section V., Application Review Information - Overall, Protection for Human Subjects

An applicant should address the five research protection criteria as well as the three other listed evaluative criteria for an Expanded Program proposal's Overall component and for each sub component/project.

Section VI. Agency Contacts

The CDC Financial/Grants Management Contact is updated to:

Brandis Belser
Grants Management Specialist
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Procurement and Grants Office (PGO)
Branch 3 Team 2
2960 Brandywine Road, Mail Stop E-01
Atlanta, Georgia 30341
Telephone: 770-488-2676
Fax: 770-488-2640


Please direct all inquiries to:

Steven Inserra
Telephone: 404-498-2552