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Patricia A. Grady to Retire as NINR Director

August 21, 2018

After 23 years on the job, on August 31, 2018, Patricia A. Grady, PhD, RN, FAAN will retire as the director of NINR.

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96th Meeting of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research

August 16, 2018

Join NINR for the next open session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research, to be held September 4, 2018.

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Video Now Available - Precision Health: Smart Technologies, Smart Health Symposium

August 14, 2018

The symposium featured scientific panels and a poster session aimed at engaging graduate nursing students, nursing faculty, and clinicians interested in the clinical applications and clinical focus of smart health, smart technologies, digital health data, wearables and sensors, virtual/augmented reality, and molecular omics data.

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NINR's Graduate Partnerships Program 2019 Application Period Now Open

August 08, 2018

NINR is pleased to announce it is now accepting applications for its 2019 Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP).  

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NINR to Publish T32 Funding Opportunity for Advanced Data Analytics

July 27, 2018

NINR, the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR), and several other NIH Institutes and Centers will issue a funding opportunity focused on incorporating advanced data analytics into behavioral and social health-related research.

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NINR Announces Dr. Jessica Gill as Deputy Scientific Director

July 27, 2018

Jessica M. Gill, PhD, RN, FAAN has been appointed Deputy Scientific Director of the Division of Intramural Research at the National Institute of Nursing Research.

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NINR Study Identifies Genes Involved in Cancer Treatment-related Fatigue

July 26, 2018

A team of scientists led by Dr. Leorey Saligan of NINR's Division of Intramural Research, analyzed the genomes of men with prostate cancer and found that certain genes helped predict which patients were more likely to experience fatigue.

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Now Available! NINR’s Updated Palliative Care Brochure

July 24, 2018

NINR recently updated its brochure, Palliative Care: The Relief You Need When You Have a Serious Illness. The revised publication is available in English and Spanish.

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NINR Advisory Council Presentation Videos Available

June 28, 2018

Presentations given at the public session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research on May 15, 2018 are now available.

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NIH MedlinePlus Magazine Highlights NINR Palliative Care Resources

June 20, 2018

This spring, NIH MedlinePlus the magazine has a focus on caregiving. It highlights several resources from NINR that can be useful to those caring for a family member or loved one.

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