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Data - Harassment and Discrimination Concerns

Find information on the numbers and outcomes of allegations NIH has received involving projects at NIH-supported institutions.  

Data will be updated regularly.  

Learn about NIH's process for handling allegations of harassment on NIH funded projects at  recipient institutions

Allegations Received by the NIH Office of Extramural Research 

January 1, 2018 - May 15, 2024

Values shown are Number (%). 
Finding / Outcome Sexual Harassment or Gender Discrimination Other*

* Other types of allegations reported include, but are not limited to, harassment, bullying and discrimination based on race, national origin, etc. Due to the frequent overlap of types of allegations in a single case, and the concern about small numbers and privacy, we do not break out that data in our reporting.