On September 15, 2015, the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research (NACNR) will hold the public session of its 87th meeting from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. The meeting will focus on NINR’s Division of Intramural Research (DIR), and will include an overview of the DIR, NINR’s clinical research, and several presentations from DIR staff. Additionally, there will be a poster session beginning at 12:00 p.m., featuring the work of NINR’s intramural scientists.
The Council meeting will feature an additional public session on the morning of September 16, from 9:00 – 9:40 a.m., where Dr. Lawrence Tabak, principal deputy director of the NIH, will speak on the new NIH Strategic Plan.
Both events are free, open to the public, and will be held in Building 31, 6th floor, C Wing, Conference Room 6, on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland.
To view the agenda for both days, please visit: https://www.ninr.nih.gov/sites/www.ninr.nih.gov/files/NACNR-Sept2015-Agenda.pdf.
The 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: http://www.ninr.nih.gov/AboutNINR/NACNR.
Information on visiting the NIH campus is available online at: http://www.nih.gov/about/visitor/index.htm.