September 18, 2020
PAR-20-280 - Cooperative Research Agreements Related to the World Trade Center Health Program (U01)
NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (NIOSH)
This notice is to clarify that the research scope of this FOA allows submission of COVID-related research proposals on individuals exposed to the September 2001 terrorist attacks, including responders and community members (also referred to as survivors). For the requirement to include the primary diseases or conditions listed in Section I of the FOA that you propose to study, please use "emerging conditions" for COVID-19.
James Yiin, Ph.D.
Scientific Program Official
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)