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Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Climate Change and Health Administrative Supplements

June 28, 2022

Nine NIH Institutes, Centers, and Offices (ICOs) have published a Notice in the NIH Guide announcing an opportunity for administrative supplements in Climate Change and Health (CCH).

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New Funding Opportunities for Climate Change and Health Research

June 07, 2022

The National Institutes of Health released funding notices and opportunities for research into how climate change affects human health, and to reduce disparities in climate change-related health outcomes.

National Advisory Council for Nursing Research

May 2022 Advisory Council Video Available

May 27, 2022

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

NINR 2022-2026 Strategic Plan

Introducing NINR’s New Strategic Plan

May 06, 2022

NINR is excited to announce the release of our new 2022-2026 Strategic Plan during National Nurses Week (May 6-12).


NIH Publishes JAMA Viewpoint on Nutrition Insecurity and Disparities

April 29, 2022

In the newly published JAMA Viewpoint, “Research Opportunities to Address Nutrition Insecurity and Disparities,” NIMHD Director Dr. Eliseo Pérez-Stable, along with Acting NIH Director Dr. Larry Tabak and NINR Director Dr. Shannon Zenk, discuss the challenges, complexities, and potential opportunities to address diet-related health disparities.


Concept to Clinic: Commercializing Innovation Education

March 08, 2022

The NINR is providing an opportunity for grantees to participate in an online entrepreneurial education platform aimed at teaching academic innovators methods to assess the commercial value of their biomedical technologies through our commercialization assistance program, Concept to Clinic: Commercializing Innovation (C3i) Education.

Applicant Information Webinar

Video Now Available: Applicant Information Webinar for RFA-NR-22-001

March 01, 2022

NINR held an applicant information webinar related to funding opportunity announcement RFA-NR-22-001, "Evaluating the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic-related Food and Housing Policies and Programs on Health Outcomes in Health Disparity Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)."


NINR Has Published 3 New Requests for Applications!

February 08, 2022

The NIH Guide recently published three new funding opportunity announcements from NINR.

National Advisory Council for Nursing Research

January 2022 Advisory Council Video Available

January 28, 2022

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


NINR Seeking Program Officers / Health Scientist Administrators

January 07, 2022

NINR is seeking exceptional candidates for several Program Officer / Health Scientist Administrator positions to move nursing research forward.