Nursing Research

WHAT IS NURSING RESEARCH?

Nursing research develops knowledge to:

  • Build the scientific foundation for clinical practice
  • Prevent disease and disability
  • Manage and eliminate symptoms caused by illness
  • Enhance end-of-life and palliative care

 

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DIRECTOR'S PAGE

Patricia A. Grady

Patricia A. Grady, PhD, RN, FAAN
Director

National Institute of Nursing Research
National Institutes of Health

Director's Message: NINR and its partners are hosting a research summit that will provide perspectives across the spectrum of caregiving, including the importance of caregiving across the lifespan as well as current and future directions for research to improve the health of patients and caregivers.  Read more.