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National Disability Employment Awareness Month: Accessibility Matters: Now and Always

Dr. Zenk’s Message on National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October 13, 2021

In recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, Dr. Zenk has shared a message via the NIH Office of Equity Diversity & Inclusion on diversity of thought, experience, and ability.

Artificial Intelligence: 2021 Methodologies Boot Camp

2021 Artificial Intelligence Boot Camp Video Now Available

October 5, 2021

Video of the 2021 NINR Artificial Intelligence Boot Camp is now available to view.

NINR Advisory Council

September 2021 Advisory Council Video Available

September 20, 2021

Video of the September 2021 public session of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research is now available to view.

Director's Message

Looking Back at My First Year

September 20, 2021

It’s hard to believe that it has already been a year since I started my tenure as NINR Director. This year has been like none other, as the COVID-19 pandemic--with its tremendous toll and suffering--has continued to be part of our reality. Despite its challenges, our work at NINR hasn’t stopped and has even assumed a greater urgency to help solve our nation’s most pressing health challenges.

Dr. Mi-Kyung Song

Video Now Available: NINR Director’s Lecture - Dr. Mi-Kyung Song

September 17, 2021

On September 14, 2021, Dr. Mi-Kyung Song presented “Addressing One of the Most Enduring Challenges in Health Care: End-of-Life Decision Making.” Video from the event is now available.

Technology

Applications Open for FY22 Smart Health and Biomedical Research in the Era of Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Data Science (SCH) Program

August 27, 2021

Applications for the FY22 NSF-NIH interagency Smart Health and Biomedical Research in the Era of Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Data Science (SCH) Program are now being accepted.

Twitter Chat

Health Equity Through Nursing - NINR Twitter Chat

July 23, 2021

On August 3, NINR is hosting a live Twitter chat on nursing’s role in achieving health equity.

Artificial Intelligence: 2021 Methodologies Boot Camp

Registration for NINR’s 2021 Artificial Intelligence Boot Camp Now Open

July 15, 2021

Registration for NINR’s Artificial Intelligence Boot Camp is now open.

Mi-Kyung Song, PhD, RN, FAAN

Director’s Lecture - Dr. Mi-Kyung Song Presents “Addressing One of the Most Enduring Challenges in Health Care: End-of-Life Decision Making”

July 7, 2021

On September 14, 2021, Dr. Mi-Kyung Song will present “Addressing One of the Most Enduring Challenges in Health Care: End-of-Life Decision Making” from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. (ET).

NIH

Lander, Collins Set Forth a Vision for the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H)

June 25, 2021

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director Dr. Eric Lander, and other leaders have published a commentary which describes a vision for a new science entity, the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H).