42 CFR 52.2 - Definitions.

§ 52.2 Definitions.

As used in this part:

Act means the

Public Health Service Act
, as amended ( 42 U.S.C. 201et seq.).

Grantee means the institution, organization, individual or other person designated in the grant award document as the responsible legal entity to whom a grant is awarded under this part. The term shall also mean the recipient of a cooperative agreement awarded under this part.

HHS means the

Department of Health and Human Services

Principal investigator means the individual(s) judged by the applicant organization to have the appropriate level of authority and responsibility to direct the project or program supported by the grant and who is or are responsible for the scientific and technical direction of the project.

Project means the particular activity for which funding is sought under this part as described in the application for grant award.

Public Health Service and PHS means the operating division of the Department that consists of the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, the

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
, the
Food and Drug Administration
, the
Health Resources and Services Administration
, the
Indian Health Service
, the
National Institutes of Health
, the
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration, and the
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

Research means a systematic investigation, study or experiment designed to contribute to general knowledge relating broadly to public health by establishing, discovering, developing, elucidating or confirming information about, or the underlying mechanisms relating to, the biological functions, diseases, or related matters to be studied.

Secretary means the Secretary of HHS and any other officer or employee of the HHS to whom the authority involved may be delegated.

[ 61 FR 55105, Oct. 24, 1996, as amended at 74 FR 57921, Nov. 10, 2009]

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Title 42 published on 03-Aug-2018 03:34

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 42 CFR Part 52 after this date.

  • 2015-09-08; vol. 80 # 173 - Tuesday, September 8, 2015
    1. 80 FR 53739 - National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Endowments
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, National Institutes of Health
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective October 8, 2015.
      42 CFR Part 52i