Advancing health equity into the future
NINR's mission is to lead nursing research to solve pressing health challenges and inform practice and policy—optimizing health and advancing health equity into the future.
News and Events
Stay up-to-date on the latest announcements, events, and research highlights from NINR.
The video recording of NINR's second Director’s Lecture of 2022 is now available to view. On October 11, 2022, Dr. Chandra Ford and Dr. Suzanne Miyamoto presented research priorities and the practice and policy implications of nursing research through the health equity lens.
The NIH Common Fund has issued the funding opportunity announcement RFA-RM-23-001, Community Partnerships to Advance Science for Society (ComPASS): Coordination Center (U24 - Clinical Trial Optional). A technical assistance webinar for will by held on November 10, 2022.
Funding Opportunity | HEAL Initiative: Prevention and Management of Chronic Pain in Rural PopulationsThe NIH has published a new HEAL Initiative funding opportunity announcement encouraging UG3/UH3 phased cooperative research applications to accelerate implementation of effective non-opioid interventions for chronic pain management in rural and remote populations.
Video of the September 2022 public session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research is now available to view.
NINR is seeking applications from exceptional candidates for the position of Deputy Director to assist in providing leadership to one of the preeminent institutions for nursing research.
New Funding Opportunities: NINR Areas of Emphasis for Research to Optimize Health and Advance Health EquityThe National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) has published two new funding announcements focused on optimizing health and advancing health equity through research projects that are consistent with the scientific framework detailed in the NINR Strategic Plan.
Funding opportunities that improve health outcomes
NINR believes that nursing research is the key to unlocking the power and potential of nursing. NINR offers grants to individuals at all points in their career, from early investigators to established scientists. NINR grants also support small businesses and research centers.
Addressing public health challenges through research
NINR-supported researchers explore and address some of the most important challenges affecting the health of the American people. Learn about accomplishments from the community of NINR-supported scientists across the United States.
The NIH UNITE Initiative
The UNITE initiative was established to identify and address structural racism within the NIH-supported and the greater scientific community. With representation from across the NIH Institutes and Centers, UNITE aims to establish an equitable and civil culture within the biomedical research enterprise and reduce barriers to racial equity in the biomedical research workforce.