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New Video Explores NINR’s Brain Injury Research

October 19, 2018

NINR recently released a video that discusses Dr. Jessica Gill’s work on brain injury, including chronic traumatic encephalopathy, which has become a much-discussed research topic in the popular media.

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Continuing Education Activity for Nurses Aims to Reduce Sudden Infant Death 

September 24, 2018

NINR and the Safe to Sleep® campaign recently partnered to update a continuing education (CE) activity for nurses.

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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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Dr. Patricia Grady Announces Plan to Leave NINR

May 30, 2018

NINR Director Dr. Patricia A. Grady has announced that she will leave NINR at the end of the summer.

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Check Out NINR’s New Look!

May 24, 2018

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) has recently launched a redesigned version of its website. The website features a cleaner design and easy-to-navigate structure that includes a new navigation menu layout with a Quick Links section added.


A Dream Turned Reality: NINR Nurse Scientist Discusses “Shark Tank” Award for Co-Invention

May 11, 2018

Nurse scientist, Wendy A. Henderson, co-invented a new patent-pending methodology to test stool rapidly at the point-of-need for infectious pathogens. This test recently won the 2018 AGA Tech Summit's Shark Tank competition.


NINR’s Grady, Littleton-Kearney Author Nursing Outlook Editorial

April 05, 2018

Drs. Patricia A. Grady and Marguerite Littleton-Kearney recently co-authored a Nursing Outlook editorial summarizing "The Science of Caregiving: Bringing Voices Together" Summit.


NINR-funded Research Finds Differences in Sleep Apnea among Men and Women

March 23, 2018

NINR-funded researchers from the UCLA School of Nursing are working to better understand how gender affects OSA.


Submit Feedback on NIH’s Strategic Plan for Data Science by April 2

March 09, 2018

The National Institutes of Health is seeking input on its Strategic Plan for Data Science.

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Deadline Extended! Share Your Input on Research Priorities for the All of Us Research Program

January 19, 2018

The NIH All of Us Research Program invites you to submit your ideas of important research questions the program could answer.

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