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Dr. Shannon N. Zenk has posted a new Director’s Message on beginning her tenure as director of the National Institute of Nursing Research and leading the organization into the next phase of its history.
National Institutes of Health Director Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, has selected Shannon N. Zenk, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN as director of NIH’s National Institute of Nursing Research.
NINR Acting Director, Tara A. Schwetz, PhD and the NINR leadership team have published a message on NINR’s efforts to address racism and promote diversity.
Acting NINR Director Dr. Tara Schwetz has posted a new Director’s Message in recognition of National Nurses Month and the vital role nurses play in keeping our nation healthy and safe.
Acting Director Dr. Tara A. Schwetz has posted a new Director’s Message about the COVID-19 pandemic.
Acting Director Dr. Tara A. Schwetz has posted a new Director’s Message on the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.
Read the latest NINR Acting Director’s Message, in which Dr. Lawrence A. Tabak shares important news about leadership changes at NINR, effective January 1, 2020.
Applications must be received by 11:59 p.m., ET, on Monday, November 18, 2019.
NINR Acting Director and Scientific Director Ann K. Cashion, PhD, RN, FAAN, will retire from federal service, effective September 30. Dr. Cashion has served as Acting Director for the past year, and as NINR Scientific Director since 2013.
NINR Acting Director and Scientific Director, Dr. Ann Cashion served as keynote speaker at this year’s St. Jude Children's Research Hospital’s Patient Care Services Symposium.