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News and Notes

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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Hiring

NINR Seeking Clinical Director, Division of Intramural Research

May 12, 2021

NINR is seeking applications from outstanding clinician-scientist candidates for the position of Clinical Director to provide visionary leadership of the clinical research of the NINR Division of Intramural Research (DIR), located in Bethesda, Maryland.

NINR Director's Message

National Nurses Week: Recognizing the Importance of Nursing and Nursing Science in Achieving Health Equity

May 06, 2021

NINR Director Dr. Shannon Zenk has posted a new Director’s Message in recognition of National Nurses Week.

Stigma

HIV-Related Stigma Research as a Priority at the National Institutes of Health

May 03, 2021

The National Institutes of Health recognizes that, despite HIV scientific advances, stigma and discrimination continue to be critical barriers to the uptake of evidence-based HIV interventions.

Dr. Ryan Shaw

Video Now Available: NINR Director’s Lecture - Dr. Ryan Shaw

April 22, 2021

On April 20, 2021, Dr. Ryan Shaw presented “Digital Health: Towards the Next Era of Healthcare Delivery and Chronic Disease Management.” Video from the event is now available.

Hiring

NINR Seeking Director, Division of Extramural Science Programs

April 07, 2021

NINR is seeking applications from outstanding nurse scientist candidates for the position of Director of the Division of Extramural Science Programs (DESP) to provide visionary leadership for nursing research.

NIH HEAL Initiative

NIH HEAL Initiative Idea Exchange: Share Your Ideas About Research to Address the Opioid Crisis

April 06, 2021

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Helping to End Addiction Long-term Initiative has launched an Idea Exchange, Moving HEAL Research into Action, to gather public input.

NIH UNITE: Ending Structural Racism

The NIH Common Fund Announces New Funding Opportunities to Address Health Disparities and Advance Health Equity

March 26, 2021

The NIH Common Fund issued two funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) to bolster innovation, solve challenges, and address health disparities and advance health equity.

Symptom Science Advances in Oncology Nursing

Summary Now Available: “Symptom Science Advances in Oncology Nursing”

March 15, 2021

On February 4 and 5, 2021, the National Institute of Nursing Research, the National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research, and the Oncology Nursing Society presented a virtual colloquium titled “Symptom Science Advances in Oncology Nursing.” NINR is pleased to release an executive summary of the event.

Dr. Sarah Szanton

Video Now Available: NINR Director’s Lecture - Dr. Sarah Szanton

March 10, 2021

On March 4, 2021, Dr. Sarah Szanton presented “Leveraging Strengths to Achieve Health Equity: From Clinical Insight to Program of Research.” Video from the event is now available.

DATA Scholar

NIH Data and Technology Advancement (DATA) National Service Scholar Program

March 08, 2021

The NIH Office of Data Science Strategy (ODSS) Data and Technology Advancement (DATA) National Service Scholar Program is seeking experienced data and computer scientists and engineers to tackle challenging biomedical data problems with the potential for substantial public health impact.

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