NIH-Wide Strategic Plan: Planning

In 2015, NIH created a working group to develop a framework outlining the direction of the NIH-Wide Strategic Plan. This working group, which was composed of representatives from NIH Institutes, Centers, and Offices within the Office of the Director, was led by NIH Principal Deputy Director Lawrence A. Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D. To gather feedback from the community on the direction of the plan, the working group coordinated numerous outreach activities:

The framework below, which informed the development of the NIH-Wide Strategic Plan, identifies areas of opportunity that apply across biomedicine and unifying principles to guide NIH in supporting the biomedical research enterprise.


Advance Opportunities in Biomedical Research

Set Priorities/Enhance Stewardship

Excel as a Federal Agency

This page last reviewed on December 16, 2015