Speaker: Jennifer Temel, M.D., Ph.D.; Clinical Director of Thoracic Oncology Massachusetts General Hospital, Associate Director of the Dana Farber/Partners Cancer Care Hematology/Oncology Fellowship
NINR-supported researcher Dr. Marjana Tomic-Canic presented “Wizardry of Tissue Repair and Regeneration: A Tale of Skin Cells When Their Magic Is All but Gone” as part of the NIH Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series (WALS) on March 7, 2012.
Dr. Elaine Larson, Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Pharmaceutical and Therapeutic Research at the Columbia University School of Nursing and Professor of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, presented the second NINR Director's Lecture.
This special event brought together scientists, healthcare professionals, and members of the public to explore the contributions of nursing science to solving some of America's most important health challenges.
NINR, together with partners from across NIH Institutes, Centers and Offices, convened the three-day national Summit on “The Science of Compassion: Future Directions in End-of-Life and Palliative Care" on August 10-12, 2011.
NINR was proud to present a screening and discussion of the award-winning documentary "Super Size Me" on July 27, 2011.
On May 12, 2011, NINR and the NIH Clinical Center cosponsored a joint conference on Symptom Mechanisms, Measurement, and Management.
NINR staff held several grantsmanship workshops at 2011 Nursing Research Society regional annual conferences and scientific sessions.
Dr. Bernadette Melnyk received the first-ever NINR Director's Lectureship Award on January 18, 2011. This award was initiated as part of the year-long observation of the Institute's first 25 years at the NIH.
A recap of "Bringing Science to Life," the scientific symposium that kicked off the Institute's 25th Anniversary year, including video, poster abstracts, speaker bios, etc.