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  • Take Your Child to Work Day
    April 22
    Virtual Event (Staff Only)

    TYCTWD is intended to inspire the next generation of NIH daughters and sons in grades 1-12  to explore career paths in science and public service at our nation’s medical research agency.

    NIH staff, register your school-aged daughters and sons for a VIRTUAL day of discovery. Show them the important work you do and let them explore other occupations that support the public health services NIH delivers every day.

  • Mindfulness on Thursday Program
    Each Thursday, 2:00 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.
    Webcast Only

    Participants are guided through a 20 minute meditation experience and then have an opportunity for questions. Registration required, open to NIH staff.

    Please register with an NIH email address at Sign Up Genius. Log-in instructions will be sent no later than noon on the day of the presentation. Contact Dr. Ameli at or 301-402-7360 with any questions. Listen to the Mindfulness Based Self Care Program audio recordings.

Lecture Series

  • Grand Rounds Lectures
    Wednesdays, Noon – 1:00 p.m.
    Webcast Only -
    Clinical Center Grand Rounds are weekly presentations on state-of-the-art discoveries geared toward physicians, allied health professionals and non-clinical scientists. Lectures occur from August through June from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. All lectures provide Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits offered by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

  • Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series
    Wednesdays, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Webcast Only -
    The NIH Director's Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series, commonly referred to as WALS, features leading researchers from around the globe. Lectures occur on most Wednesdays from September through June from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.

  • All Lectures

Music in the Atrium

All patients, their families and NIH staff are invited to attend the performances in the Clinical Center atrium. The north atrium is a comfortable, welcoming gathering place at the center of the Clinical Center. These concerts are intended to support the Clinical Center's environment of care and healing. Strict social distancing measures will be maintained. Health and safety are our main concern.

National Heritage Months

The NIH Clinical Center treats a diverse group of patients from all over the world. It also draws researchers from different cultures and backgrounds. Learn about some of these reasearchers who conduct their work at the Clinical Center.

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