Advancing health equity into the future
NINR's mission is to lead nursing research to solve pressing health challenges and inform practice and policy – optimizing health and advancing health equity into the future.
News and Events
Stay up-to-date on the latest announcements, events, and research highlights from NINR.
Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements (T32) to Increase Capacity for Research to Prevent Firearm Injury and Related Health DisparitiesNINR has published an administrative supplement opportunity (NOT-NR-23-009) to support training new cohorts of nurse scientists to address prevention of firearm injury and related health disparities.
New NINR Funding OpportunitiesNINR has published three new funding announcements focusing on disparities in pregnancy outcomes, food and housing security, and clinical-community linkages to address social needs and social conditions to advance health equity.
Video Now Available: NINR Director's Lecture - Systems and Models of CareThe video recording of NINR's first Director's Lecture of 2023 is now available to view. On February 14, 2023, Dr. Lusine Poghosyan and Dr. Ellen-Marie Whelan presented research priorities and the practice and policy implications of nursing research through the systems and models of care lens.
NINR Seeking Applications for Postdoctoral FellowNINR's Division of Intramural Research (DIR) welcomes applications for the position of postdoctoral fellow.
Request for Information: Future Directions in Violence Against Women ResearchNINR is working with six other institutes, centers, and offices from across the National Institutes of Health on a Request for Information (RFI) intended to gather public input on priority scientific directions in violence against women research.
January 2023 Advisory Council Video AvailableVideo of the January 2023 public session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research is now available to view.
Funding opportunities that improve health outcomes
NINR believes that nursing research is the key to unlocking the power and potential of nursing. NINR offers grants to individuals at all points in their career, from early investigators to established scientists. NINR grants also support small businesses and research centers.
Addressing public health challenges through research
NINR-supported researchers explore and address some of the most important challenges affecting the health of the American people. Learn about accomplishments from the community of NINR-supported scientists across the United States.
The NIH UNITE Initiative
The UNITE initiative was established to identify and address structural racism within the NIH-supported and the greater scientific community. With representation from across the NIH Institutes and Centers, UNITE aims to establish an equitable and civil culture within the biomedical research enterprise and reduce barriers to racial equity in the biomedical research workforce.