Acronyms Directory

AHRQAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AITRPAIDS International Training and Research Program
AP MPHAdvanced Professional Masters of Public Health degree
ASPH    Association of Schools of Public Health
ASUAccount set up
AYAAssociation of Yale Alumni
AYAPH    Association of Yale Alumni in Public Health
BA/BS-MPH5 year select degree for Yale College students
BISBiostatistics Department
BMSBusiness Management System
BUG    Brio User Group
CAHPSConsumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems
C2S2Center for Statistics in Science
C3Dean's Community Connections Committee
CAHMECommission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
CARECommunity Alliance for Research and Engagement
CDEChronic Disease Epidemiology Department
CENTURYCenter for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale
CEPHCouncil on Education for Public Heath
CIRACenter for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS
COAChart of Accounts
COIConflict of Interest
CPPEECenter for Perinatal, Pediatric & Environmental Epidemiology
CSSCollege Scholarship Service Profile administered by the College Board
CTSAClinical and Translational Science Award
CT-RI PHTCConnecticut-Rhode Island Public Health Training Center
DWData warehouse
D43International Training and Research Program (D43) administered by Fogarty International Center (FIC)
EEBEcology & Evolutionary Biology Department
EHSEnvironmental Health Sciences Department
EIPEmerging Infections Program
EMDEpidemiology of Microbial Diseases Department
EMSExpense Management System
EPH    Epidemiology and Public Health
F31Individual Predoctoral Fellows (F31)
F32Individual Postdoctoral Fellowships (F32)
F & AFinance and Administration Cost (Also called Indirects)
FASFaculty of Arts & Sciences
FESYale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
FMTFinancial Management Tool
FSRFinancial Status Report
GCAOffice of Grants and Contracts Administration
GCFAOffice of Grant and Contract Financial Administration
GAGeneral Appropriations
GHCGlobal Health Concentration
GHIGlobal Health Initiative
GHLIGlobal Health Leadership Institute
GISGeographical Information Systems
HICHuman Investigations Committee
HIPAAHuman Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
HCMHealth Care Management Program (within HPM)
HP    Health Policy Program (within HPM)
HPMHealth Policy and Management Department
HRPPHuman Research Protection Program
IACUCInstitutional Animal Care and Use Committee
ICOHRTAInternational Clinical, Operational, and Health Services Research and Training Award
IOMInstitute of Medicine
ISPInternal Service Provider
JITJust in Time
JPLJohn Pierce Laboratory
JSAJournal Staging Adjustment
LDALabor distribution adjustment
LEPH     Laboratory of Epidemiology and Public Health
LOI    Letter of Intent
MEPHMedicine - Epidemiology and Public Health - this designation is used in Yale's financial systems.
NCENo Cost Extension
NCINational Cancer Institute
NCSNational Children's Study (at CPPEE)
NGONon-governmental Organization
NIHNational Institutes of Health
NIMHNational Institute of Mental Health
OCHOffice of Community Health
OFAOffice of Finance and Administration
OGMOracle Grants Management
OMBOffice of Management and Budget
PAProgram Announcement or Physician's Associate
PCMIDPubMed Central reference number used for NIH public access policy compliance
PARTNRSfrom partnership…through pregnancy…to parenthood study
PIPrincipal Investigator
PUBMEDa service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 19 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals
PRCYale Griffin Prevention Research Center
PTAEOProject, task, award, expense type, organization
R25Program Grant
RFAResearch Funding Announcement
RFOResearch Funding Opportunity
RFPRequest for Proposals
RIFReceipts Identification Form
RISprinting and graphic design services
R01Research Project Grant (Parent R01)
R03NIH Small Research Grant Program (Parent R03)
R21NIH Exploratory Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21)
RWJFThe Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
SASStatistical Analysis Software
SAYPHStudent Association of Yale School of Public Health
SBSSocial and Behavioral Sciences Division (within CDE)
Sci-questYale's online catalog and ordering system
SFASStudent Financial and Administrative Services
SHARRPPStructures, Health and Risk among Re-Entrants, Probationers and Partners (Study)
SNAPStreamline Non-competing Application Process
SOMYale School of Management
SOWStatement of Work
STARSYale Job listings
T32Training Grant
TDCTotal Direct Cost
WHOWorld Health Organization
YAMSYale Administrative Menu System
YARCYale Animals Resource Center
YCASYale Center for Analytical Sciences
YCCIYale Center for Clinical Investigation
YCPHPYale Center for Public Health Preparedness (No longer exists)
YJHPLEYale Journal of Health Policy, Law and Ethics
YNHHYale New Haven Hospital
YMGYale Medical Group
YSMYale School of Medicine (or Music!)
YSNYale School of Nursing
YSPHYale School of Public Health