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Palliative Care

NINR and MedlinePlus® to Launch a Palliative Care Text Campaign

January 11, 2018

NINR and the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus® are teaming up to offer a text message campaign for those living with serious illnesses and their families.

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Video Now Available: Dr. Margaret Heitkemper Presents: "Symptom Science in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Biomarkers to Intervention"

December 11, 2017

On November 14, Dr. Margaret Heitkemper presented the fourth 2017 NINR Director’s Lecture on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, Maryland.

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Apply Today! 2018 NINR Summer Genetics Institute Application Period Now Open

December 05, 2017

The application period for the 2018 NINR Summer Genetics Institute (SGI) is now open. The 2018 SGI will be held from June 4-29, 2018, on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, MD.

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Apply Now to Attend the 2018 International Summit in Human Genetics and Genomics

November 22, 2017

Apply now to attend the 2018 International Summit in Human Genetics and Genomics.


A Life-Changing Research Experience: NINR’s Graduate Partnerships Program

November 16, 2017

NINR talked with three participants in the NINR Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP) to learn about the program's impact on their education and training.

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NINR launches GovDelivery

November 15, 2017

NINR is pleased to announce that we have implemented a new email subscription service to make it easier for you to learn about NINR topics that may interest you.

Staff News

Chief of NINR’s Office of End-of-Life and Palliative Care Research Receives National Award

November 08, 2017

Dr. Jeri L. Miller has been selected as the recipient of an American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Presidential Citation Award.

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NIH Requests Information on Enhancing Utilization of the Clinical Center - Deadline Extended

November 01, 2017

NIH seeks input about areas of scientific opportunity that would benefit from the unique research resources of the Clinical Center.

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New Director’s Message Marks Two November Awareness Months

November 01, 2017

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.

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Reminder: NINR's Graduate Partnerships Program 2018 Application Period Is Open

October 25, 2017

NINR is accepting applications for its 2018 Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP).

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