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December 14, 2017


Join NINR for the next open session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research (NACNR), which will be held on January 23, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. in Conference Room 6, Building 31, C Wing, 6th Floor, on the NIH campus. Visitors are welcome to attend.

At the meeting, Dr. Michael Lauer, NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research, will present on NIH initiatives to improve stewardship of clinical trials.

The meeting will also feature the following presentations:

  • Overview of the NINR End-of-Life and Palliative Care Portfolio
  • Palliative Care: Addressing the Urgency of Supporting Serious Illness Family Caregivers
  • Decisions That Matter: Translating Palliative Care Research into Policy and Practice
  • Pediatric Palliative Care: From Population-Level Studies to Intimate Decisions 

The meeting’s full agenda is available here.

NACNR meets three times a year to provide recommendations on the direction and support of the nursing, biomedical, social, and behavioral research that forms the evidence base for nursing practice. More information about the NACNR is available online at:

Information on visiting the NIH campus is available online at:

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