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.
Health Equity Distinguished Lecturer: Daniel E. Dawes, JDOn June 29, 2023, from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (ET), Daniel E. Dawes, JD, Senior Vice President of Global Health Equity and the Executive Director of the Institute of Global Health Equity at Meharry Medical College, will join NINR with co-hosts NIMHD and NIH OBSSR to share his expertise as a scholar, educator, and researcher on health equity and social and political determinants of health.
NINR Director's Lecture Series: Population and Community HealthOn July 12, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (ET), Dr. Sarah A. Stoddard, Associate Professor of Nursing and Health Behavior & Health Education at the University of Michigan, and Dr. Paul Kuehnert, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Public Health Accreditation Board, will be presenting research priorities and the practice and policy implications of nursing research through the population and community health lens.
May 2023 Advisory Council Video AvailableVideo of the May 2023 public session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research is now available to view.
National Nurses Month Director’s MessageMay is National Nurses Month, a time when we celebrate the difference that nurses—and nurse scientists—make. In fact, the theme for 2023 is “You make a difference.” Both nurses and nurse scientists play a vital role in optimizing health, advancing health equity, and ensuring all people have the access, opportunity, and ability to lead healthy lives.
Video Now Available: NINR Director's Lecture - Prevention and Health PromotionThe video recording of NINR's second Director's Lecture of 2023 is now available to view. On May 3, 2023, Dr. LaRon E. Nelson and Dr. Debra Furr-Holden presented research priorities and the practice and policy implications of nursing research through the prevention and health promotion lens.
NINR Seeking Clinical DirectorNINR is seeking applications from outstanding clinician-scientist candidates for the position of Clinical Director to provide visionary leadership for its growing Division of Intramural Research (DIR), located in Bethesda, Maryland.
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.