PROGRAMS and SERVICES
- June 10: The Twelfth Annual John Laws Decker Memorial Lecture will be held Wednesday, June 10, 2015 in Lipsett Amphitheatre. Ranganath Muniyappa, M.D., Ph.D., Staff Clinician, Clinical Endocrinology Section, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, will discuss, "Impact of Selective Insulin Resistance on Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Strategies." This presentation is a sub-series of the Clinical Center Grand Rounds.
- June 15: The 2015 Clinical Center Summer Internship Program will begin on Monday, June 15, 2015. During the 8-week program, students will conduct research with NIH Clinical Center mentors, attend research seminars, and present their research at the NIH Summer Poster Day.
- July 6: The 2015 Clinical and Translational Research Course for Ph.D. Students will begin on Monday, July 6, 2015. Thirty biomedical Ph.D. students from 24 institutions around the country will participate in the 2-week intensive course at the NIH main campus.
- July 7: The 2015 NIH Clinical Center Orientation for incoming clinical fellows will be held on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 from 8:00 am - 12:30 pm in the Lipsett Amphitheater (Building 10).
- August 27: The 2015 NIH Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program is now accepting applications. The deadline for the full application is Thursday, August 27, 2015.
- Clinical Center Grand Rounds
A weekly lecture series, Wednesdays at noon, that focuses on state-of-the-art discoveries in clinical and translational research. View this month's schedule.
- The NIH Director's Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series (WALS)
The WALS includes weekly scientific talks by some of the world's top researchers in the biomedical sciences. All lectures are held in Masur Auditorium, Building 10 of the NIH main campus, and are open to the public.
Training Programs Currently Accepting Applications
- NIH Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Deadline: August 27, 2015)
- NIH Clinical Electives Program for Medical and Dental Students (No Deadline)
- NIH Elective Rotations for Residents and Clinical Fellows (No Deadline)
- NIH Clinical Center Sabbatical in Clinical Research Management (No Deadline)
- NIH GPP-Individual Partnerships for Current Students (No Deadline)
- NIH Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (No Deadline)
- January 5, 2015: 2014-2015 NIH MRSP scholar Lisa Gretebeck was featured in Forbes 30 Under 30 in the area of healthcare.
- February 1, 2015: 2014-2015 NIH MRSP scholars Abdulkareem Agunbiade and Lisa Gretebeck participated in the NIH-StoryCorps Oral History Project. Their 45-minute interview is archived at the Library of Congress' American Folklife Center.
- March 27-29: The 19th Annual Conference of the National Hispanic Medical Association [disclaimer] was held March 27-29, 2015 in Washington, DC. Dr. Susan Leitman, Director, NIH Medical Research Scholars Program, discussed, "Building Latino Pathways in Medicine and Research" on Friday, March 27, 2015.
- April 30, 2015: Congratulations to Dr. Le Lu, Staff Scientist, Diagnostic Radiology Department, Clinical Center, for receiving the 2015 Postbac Distinguished Mentor Award during the 2015 NIH Postbac Poster Day on Thursday, April 30, 2015.
- May 11-12, 2015: The NIH Medical Research Program Scholars Program (MRSP) Scientific Presentations and Poster Session [disclaimer] was held Monday, May 11 and Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at the NIH Clinical Center (Building 10). The 42 MRSP scholars presented their mentored research project results to the NIH community and guests.
- May 11-16, 2015: The Principles and Practice of Clinical Research Course was held May 11-16, 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa in partnership with the South African Medical Research Council. Presenters included Dr. John I. Gallin, Director, Clinical Center; Dr. Christine Grady, Director, Department of Bioethics, Clinical Center; and Dr. Frederick P. Ognibene, Deputy Director, Educational Affairs and Strategic Partnerships, Clinical Center.
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