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CIO

Abbreviation for:
charitable incorporated organisation
Chief Information Officer (Medspeak-UK)
Confederation of Indian Organisations (!) (Medspeak-UK)
corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis

CIO

Chief information officer. See Information systems.
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The proximity of CIAR with this economic policy organization did not go unnoticed by the Latin American artistic community as well as by the general public, which often perceived it as an "establishment-elite" Rockefeller institution.
Some artists, worried about these connections, proposed to Stanton Catlin that the CIAR Art Gallery be a branch space of MoMA.
Given these assumptions, the relation between politically-committed Latin American artists in New York and CIAR was contentious from the beginning.
In March 1971, a group of artists decided to boycott a contemporary exhibition scheduled at CIAR for the end of April.
1996) in a response to a journal article criticizing CIAR funding of tobacco-related research such as the 16 Cities Study (Barnes and Bero 1996); Green described the 16 Cities Study as the only authoritative SHS study OSHA had before it for consideration on the proposed Indoor Air Quality Standard and "the largest, most relevant, and most representative study of its kind, using the most appropriate analytical methodology" (Green 1997a).
1992), a book on SHS that CIAR commissioned Jenkins and Guerin to write.
In 1997, however, a study (Sapphire Group 1997) using the 16 Cities data set for CIAR by the Sapphire Group, a risk assessment consulting firm (Tardiff 1996, 1997, 1998), reported that the 16 Cities data showed a significant association between workplace concentrations of SHS components and the number of cigarettes being smoked.
After Jenkins' 5 January 1995 presentation at the OSHA Hearing, Green (1995b), the RJR representative on the CIAR Board and manager of RJR's component of the 16 Cities Study, wrote his fellow board members on 13 April 1995, recommending that the CIAR board assemble a team of knowledgeable scientists to review with Jenkins his 5 January 1995 OSHA presentation.