From country to city, place affects health inequities

From the California coast to coal country, the places where people live mean a lot not only for cultural identity and neighborhood pride, but also for health outcomes and equity. Learn more about NIA’s long track record of supporting research on how places impact...
OBSSR Connector Monthly – November 2021

OBSSR Connector Monthly – November 2021

Director’s Voice Blog Celebrating the Behavioral and Social Sciences Supported by NIH. On the afternoons of November 18th and 19th, the NIH Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Coordinating Committee will be hosting its sixth NIH Behavioral and Social...

NIA Budget: Hope for the future!

Ken Santora, Director, Division of Extramural Activities A new fiscal year is underway, and similar to many past ones, it began with uncertainty about how the final budget picture for NIA will shake out. As we await the official word from Capitol Hill, we wanted to...
OBSSR Connector Monthly – November 2021

OBSSR Connector Monthly – October 2021

Director’s Voice Blog Empowering Kids in Challenging Times.  This blog is co-authored by Dr. Diana Bianchi, NICHD Director, on Children’s Health Day. More information about NICHD can be found here. October 4 is Children’s Health Day, and the pandemic has made...