Accessibility Policy

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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is making every effort to ensure that the information available on our website is accessible to all. If you use special adaptive equipment to access the Web and encounter problems when using our site, please email us at and we will attempt to provide the information to you in a suitable format. It would be helpful if you can be as specific as possible when describing the information you seek.

If you prefer to call, our main number is 301-496-4000, or you can first review our list of toll-free numbers.

For NIH employees who need assistance with accessibility, please contact the equal employment opportunity officer in your institute or center.

To learn more about the regulations governing the accessibility of federal electronic information products, visit the United States Access Board or the official Section 508 page .

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