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News and Notes is the online newsletter for NINR: the source for the latest NINR updates of interest to the public, healthcare providers, and our constituents. You may also view recent NINR Press Releases.

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Visit NINR’s Online Shopping Cart 

December 02, 2019

NINR’s shopping cart offers an easy way to order free publications.

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The Application Period for NINR's Summer Genetics Institute (SGI) is Now Open! 

November 22, 2019

The 2020 Summer Genetics Institute will mark the 20th anniversary of the program.

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Video Now Available: NINR Director’s Lecture - Dr. Patricia W. Stone

November 22, 2019

On November 19, Dr. Patricia W. Stone presented “Informing Health Policy Through Science to Improve Healthcare for Older Adults.”

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A Message from Dr. Lawrence A. Tabak on NINR Leadership Changes

November 14, 2019

Read the latest NINR Acting Director’s Message, in which Dr. Lawrence A. Tabak shares important news about leadership changes at NINR, effective January 1, 2020.

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Appreciating Patients and Their Caregivers During November

November 01, 2019

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.

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Closing Soon: NINR's Graduate Partnerships Program 2020 Applications Due by Monday, December 2

October 29, 2019

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on Monday, December 2, 2019.

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NINR Welcomes New Members to Advisory Council

October 29, 2019

The National Institute of Nursing Research announced the appointment of four new members to the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research.

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Apply Now! NINR Seeks Applications For a New Funding Initiative Focused on Rural Populations

October 28, 2019

NINR recently published a funding opportunity to improve health outcomes and to reduce disparities in rural populations.

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Graduate Partnerships Program Fellows Discuss Their Research

October 22, 2019

GPP is a doctoral fellowship training program that coordinates training and funding for PhD students attending a school of nursing.

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NINR’s Gill Part of Research Team to Study Impact of Brain Injuries on Military Personnel

October 04, 2019

Dr. Jessica Gill, NINR Acting Scientific Director and Chief of the Institute’s Tissue Injury Branch, is part of a national research consortium of universities, hospitals, and clinics that has received $50 million to study the long-term impacts of mild traumatic brain injuries or concussions on service members and veterans.

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