Freedom of Information Act
The FOIA, 5 U.S.C. 552, provides individuals with a right to access to records in the possession of the Federal government. The government may withhold information pursuant to the nine exemptions and three exclusions contained in the Act.
If you have questions regarding FOIA requests pending with NIBIB or questions specific to NIBIB records, please contact Marianne Manheim, NIBIB FOIA and Privacy Act Coordinator, by phone (301-496-9737) or email ().
For more details about the types of information you can request through FOIA, or to submit a FOIA Request with NIH, visit the