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NINR Is Recruiting Program Directors: Application Deadline September 30, 2020

September 24, 2020

The Division of Extramural Science Programs (DESP) at the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) seeks qualified individuals to serve as Program Directors within the Symptom Science and Genetics and Self-Management Branch.

Susan Old

Susan Old to Join NINR as Acting Deputy Director

September 23, 2020

On September 28 Dr. Susan E. Old will join NINR as Acting Deputy Director.

Students

NINR's Graduate Partnerships Program 2021 Application Period Now Open

September 22, 2020

NINR is pleased to announce it is now accepting applications for its 2021 Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP). The NINR GPP is an Institutional Partnership that combines the academic environment of a university with the comprehensive research resources available at the NIH.

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Register Now for Symptom Science Advances in Oncology Nursing Virtual Colloquium

September 18, 2020

Registration is now open for Symptom Science Advances in Oncology Nursing, a colloquium presented by the National Institute of Nursing Research, the National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research, and the Oncology Nursing Society.

Director's Message

A Message from Director Dr. Shannon N. Zenk

September 17, 2020

Dr. Shannon N. Zenk has posted a new Director’s Message on beginning her tenure as director of the National Institute of Nursing Research and leading the organization into the next phase of its history.

Dr. Corwin

Video Now Available: NINR Director’s Lecture - Dr. Elizabeth J. Corwin

September 16, 2020

On September 15, Dr. Elizabeth J. Corwin presented "Symptom Science Across the Lifespan: Metabolites, Microbes, and Maternal Health."

Dr. Zenk

NINR Welcomes Director Dr. Shannon Zenk

September 14, 2020

On September 14, 2020, Shannon N. Zenk, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, joined NIH as the director of the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR).

DESP

Interested in Becoming the Director of the NINR Division of Extramural Science Programs?

September 08, 2020

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), a research component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Director, Division of Extramural Science Programs (DESP).

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Why Testing is the Key to Getting Back to Normal

September 04, 2020

This piece was authored in collaboration with the leadership across NIH and represents a unified effort to meet the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic with excellence and innovation.

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Join Us for the 102nd Meeting of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research

August 31, 2020

Join NINR for the next open session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research (NACNR), which will be held on September 15, 2020 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. ET.

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