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Division of Extramural Activities (DEA)


(1) Provides leadership and advice in developing, implementing, and coordinating extramural programs and policies; (2) represents the Institute on extramural program and policy issues within the Department and with outside organizations; (3) provides scientific and technical peer and objective review of applications for grants, cooperative agreements, and contracts; (4) provides information and guidelines for grant applications; and (5) oversees National Advisory Mental Health Council activities and provides committee management services.

For more information about the NIMH Division of Extramural Activities contact:

Jean Noronha, Ph.D.
Acting Director, Division of Extramural Activities
National Institute of Mental Health
National Institutes of Health
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 6147, MSC 9609
Bethesda, Maryland 20892-9609
(301) 443-3367