Upcoming NINR and related NIH events, conferences, training courses, workshops, lectures and more. For more information on any of these events, please visit the link to the event listed on this page or email info@ninr.nih.gov. For an archive of past NINR events, including NINR's 25th Anniversary commemorative events, please visit the Past Events page.


  • NACNR
    September 16, 2014 1:00PM - 5:00PM
    National Advisory Council for Nursing Research (NACNR) provides the second level of review of grant applications, and recommends to the Institute Director which applications should be approved and considered for funding. Visitors are welcome to attend the open session.
    National Advisory Council for Nursing Research (NACNR) provides the second level of review of grant applications, and recommends to the Institute Director which applications should be approved and considered for funding. Visitors are welcome to attend the open session.
  • Dr. Barbara Medoff-Cooper
    September 16, 2014 10:30AM - 11:30AM
    Dr. Barbara Medoff-Cooper will present the second 2014 NINR Director’s Lecture on September 20. In her talk, “Innovations in High-Risk Infant Care: Creating New Pathways,” Dr. Medoff-Cooper will discuss her internationally recognized research on infant development, feeding behaviors in high-risk infants, infant temperament, and developmental care of infants with complex congenital heart disease.
    Dr. Barbara Medoff-Cooper will present the second 2014 NINR Director’s Lecture on September 20. In her talk, “Innovations in High-Risk Infant Care: Creating New Pathways,” Dr. Medoff-Cooper will discuss her internationally recognized research on infant development, feeding behaviors in high-risk infants, infant temperament, and developmental care of infants with complex congenital heart disease.
Upcoming Deadlines
  • Blue test tubes under a microscope
    Innovative Questions (IQ) is an interactive, collaborative initiative designed to stimulate a dialogue among the scientific community, professional organizations, and the public. NINR is interested in thoughts and ideas that will encourage new thinking and creativity in nursing science, explore unanswered questions, promote results-oriented research, and guide the science over the next 5 to 10 years. Please submit your questions on or before August 31, 2014, 6 p.m. Pacific Time.
    IQ is an interactive, collaborative initiative designed to stimulate a dialogue among the scientific community, professional organizations, and the public.
Training Programs
  • Students training in a computer lab
    NINR's 2014 Boot Camp will provide a foundation in methodologies for using Big Data in research. The purpose of the course is to increase the research capability of graduate students and faculty.
    NINR's 2014 Boot Camp will provide a foundation in methodologies for using Big Data in research. The purpose of the course is to increase the research capability of graduate students and faculty.
  • Young researchers working together in a lab
    SGI provides participants with a foundation in molecular genetics appropriate for use in research and clinical practice. The program seeks to increase the research capability among graduate students and faculty and to develop and expand clinical practice in genetics among clinicians.
    Learn about the NINR Summer Genetics Institute, a tuition-free one-month intensive research training program at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland.
Updated Date: August 8, 2012