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When someone has a serious illness, it can be overwhelming to know where to turn or what to do. NINR recognizes this and provides science-based palliative care information to support individuals, families, clinicians, and communities who are managing the symptoms of serious illnesses. November is a perfect time to call attention to this work as it is designated as National Family Caregivers Month and National Hospice and Palliative Care Month.
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.
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.
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 has released a summary of all the remarks, keynote addresses, and plenary sessions from the "The Science of Caregiving: Bringing Voices Together" Summit.
During National Family Caregivers Month and National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, Dr. Patricia A. Grady shares information about NINR’s work in end-of-life and palliative care science and caregiving research in her latest Director’s Message.
View the Summit video to hear stories about the strength of caregivers and the growing body of research that is supporting them.
Online registration for The Science of Caregiving: Bringing Voices Together Summit, presented by NINR and its NIH partners, has closed. On-site registration will be available. Registration for the videocast is still available.
Dr. Grady talks about the Science of Caregiving and an upcoming NINR Summit about the topic in her latest Director’s Message.
Ms. Judy Woodruff, Anchor and Managing Editor of the PBS NewsHour will present the keynote address at The Science of Caregiving: Bringing Voices Together Summit.