The NIH Office of the Ombudsman

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NIH Office of the Ombudsman Welcomes 2015 Graduate Intern

photo of Ryan Liu

Ryan Liu is the 2015 OOCCR Graduate Intern. Ryan earned his Master's Degree in Dispute Resolution from the Strauss Institute at Pepperdine School of Law.


The NIH Office of the Ombudsman, Center for Cooperative Resolution (CCR), provides informal assistance to members of the NIH community in addressing lab and work-related issues. We are a neutral, independent, and confidential resource.

Our ombudsmen will listen to your concerns and help you clarify your issues. We will help you identify your interests and your options. We are also able to help you address interpersonal or organizational challenges and can act as intermediaries to facilitate communication when appropriate, and if requested.

NIH Office of the Ombudsman

Center for Cooperative Resolution
Building 31, Room 2B63
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892-2087

Phone: 301.594.7231
Fax: 301.594.7948

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