The Office of Acquisitions is a full-service contracting organization. The OA supports the many phases of the procurement life cycle including planning, pre- and post-award activities, contract administration, policy and close-out.

Services Provided

The OA provides comprehensive contracting services that include the following:

  • Research and Development (R&D) contracting
  • Non-Research and Development (Non-R&D) contracting
  • Simplified acquisitions
  • Small business program assistance
  • Purchase card oversight


Melissa M. Gentry
Melissa M. Gentry
Director of the NIEHS Office of Acquisitions
Tel 984-287-3027
Fax 301-480-2720
[email protected]