NIH OBSSR Connector Monthly Newsletter: April 2024

Director’s Voice Blog A Q&A with WALS Lecturer Jenny Tung on her research with primates and advice for aspiring scientists The NIH Director’s Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series, colloquially known as WALS, is the highest-profile lecture program at the...

NICHDevelopments April 2024

News Repurposed drug shows promise against endometriosis-related pain in animal model Fenoprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, successfully alleviated pain and inflammation in a rodent model of endometriosis, according to a study funded by NICHD. The study...

Shaping the future of behavioral and social research at NIA

Lis Nielsen, Director, Division of Behavioral and Social Research For the past four years, I’ve had the privilege of leading the Division of Behavioral and Social Research. Every day, I work with a talented and dedicated team united by our passion for improving...
NICHD Director’s Corner: Address Infertility

NICHD Director’s Corner: Address Infertility

Millions of lives are affected by infertility, a condition defined clinically as being unable to achieve pregnancy after one year of regularly having unprotected intercourse, or after six months if the female partner is older than 35 years. Last fall, the American...