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Video Now Available - Dr. Arlene Butz Presents: "Understanding Inner-city Pediatric Asthma: Environment Matters"

March 13, 2019

On March 7, Dr. Arlene Butz presented the first NINR Director's Lecture of 2019.

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NINR Puts a Spotlight on Women’s Health Research

March 12, 2019

NINR recently added a women’s health page to its website that highlights research, both conducted at and funded by NINR. The new page explains how nursing research informs women’s health and demonstrates how NINR helps to advance the careers of women scientists. 

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NINR Mourns the Loss of Former Research Fellow, Dr. Nicolaas Fourie

March 11, 2019

Dr. Nicolaas (Nic) Fourie, a longtime member of NINR’s Intramural Research Program, died suddenly on February 23, 2019.

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2019 NINR Director's Lecture - Dr. Eun-Ok Im Presents: "Midlife Women’s Health: Using Technology to Enhance Research and Eliminate Disparities"

March 07, 2019

On April 25, Dr. Eun-Ok Im will present "Midlife Women’s Health: Using Technology to Enhance Research and Eliminate Disparities," from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET.

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Pediatric Palliative Care: A Personal Story

February 27, 2019

NINR encourages parents of children with a serious illness to watch its video “Pediatric Palliative Care: A Personal Story.” The story demonstrates how palliative care can positively influence a patient’s and family’s experience with illness.

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Closing Soon! Apply to NINR's Summer Genetics Institute (SGI) by March 1

February 13, 2019

Applications will be accepted until March 1, 2019.

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National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities Publishes Research Strategies

February 08, 2019

NIH’s National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) recently published 30 research strategies to chart a new course to advance the science of minority health and health disparities in the American Journal of Public Health.

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NIH Seeks Information on Behavioral and Social Sciences Research

January 22, 2019

NIH’s Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) has issued a Request for Information (RFI) intended to gather broad public input on a revised definition of behavioral and social sciences research.

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2019 NINR Director's Lecture - Dr. Arlene Butz Presents "Understanding Inner-city Pediatric Asthma: Environment Matters"

January 22, 2019

Dr. Arlene Butz will present "Understanding Inner-city Pediatric Asthma: Environment Matters" on March 7, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Lipsett Amphitheater in the Clinical Center (Bldg. 10) on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, Maryland.

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Announcing the 2019 NINR Director’s Lecture Series

January 22, 2019

NINR invites you to attend the 2019 Director’s Lecture Series. The Series is designed to bring the nation’s top nurse scientists to the NIH campus to share their work and interests with a transdisciplinary audience.

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