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National Advisory Council for Nursing Research

September 2022 Advisory Council Video Available

September 19, 2022

Video of the September 2022 public session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research is now available to view.

Hiring

NINR Seeking Deputy Director

September 15, 2022

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.

Funding

New Funding Opportunities: NINR Areas of Emphasis for Research to Optimize Health and Advance Health Equity

September 12, 2022

The 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. 

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NIH Common Fund's Community Partnerships to Advance Science for Society (ComPASS) Program: Notices of Information and Intent to Publish

August 23, 2022

The NIH Common Fund’s newly launched ComPASS Program published a Notice of Information (NOT-RM-23-001) and a Notice of Intent to Publish (NOT-RM-23-002).

Paule V. Joseph, PhD MS, FNP-BC, FAAN

Dr. Paule Joseph Selected as the Inaugural American Academy of Nursing Fellow at the National Academy of Medicine

August 12, 2022

Scientist and certified nurse practitioner Paule V. Joseph, Ph.D. M.S., FNP-BC, FAAN, is the inaugural 2022-2024 American Academy of Nursing (AAN) Fellow at the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Dr. Joseph’s selection will be announced at the Annual Meeting of the NAM in Washington, D.C. on Monday, October 17.

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Apply for FREE Phase I SBIR/STTR Application Guidance

August 09, 2022

The NINR Small Business Program is accepting applications for the next group of Applicant Assistance Program (AAP) participants. The free, 10.5-week program is designed to assist small businesses in preparing an SBIR or STTR application.

NIH Climate and Health Scholars Program

NIH Climate and Health Scholars Program

August 05, 2022

NINR is excited to announce our participation in the NIH Climate Change and Health Initiative's Climate and Health Scholars Program, which seeks to bring climate and health focused scientists from outside the agency to work with NIH staff and build our capacity in the scientific domains outlined in the NIH Climate Change and Health Initiative’s Strategic Framework.

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Malnutrition in Clinical Settings: Research Gaps and Opportunities Workshop

July 29, 2022

Join the National Institutes of Health Office of Nutrition Research on September 12-14 and 19-20 2022, for the Malnutrition in Clinical Settings: Research Gaps and Opportunities workshop.

National Institutes of Health

NIH Hosting Two-Part Webinar on Implementing the NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy

July 21, 2022

The NIH Offices of Science Policy (OSP) and Extramural Research (OER) are co-hosting a webinar series focused on implementing the NIH Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Policy. In this webinar series, NIH policy experts will break down what the policy means for stakeholders and help the community get ready to successfully implement the policy when it takes effect on January 25, 2023.

NINR Director's Lecture Series

Video Now Available: NINR Director’s Lecture - Social Determinants of Health

July 18, 2022

The video recording of NINR's first Director’s Lecture of 2022 is now available to view. On July 12, 2022, Dr. Vincent Guilamo-Ramos and Dr. Brian Castrucci presented research priorities and the practice and policy implications of nursing research through the social determinants of health lens.