OBSSR Connector Monthly – October 2022

Director’s Voice Blog Advancing Natural Experiment Research at NIH. Rigorous evaluation of natural experiments is increasingly recognized as important for advancing the NIH’s health research mission. Although there has been a more recent increase in interest in...

NICHDevelopments – September 2022

News Study confirms link between COVID-19 vaccination and temporary increase in menstrual cycle length A large international study has confirmed the findings of a previous U.S. study that linked COVID-19 vaccination with an average increase in menstrual cycle length...

NIA & NIH Updates

Upcoming Events NIA will hold its annual #ResearchDiversity Twitter Chat on Thursday, October 20, from 1:00—2:00 pm ET. This year’s event will focus on diversity in NIH small business programs. NIA and partners in the research and small business community will discuss...

NIH Position Announcements

Applications for the below positions (NIH-wide and open to NIH and outside NIH applicants) will be accepted through the NIH Global HSA, SBSA and HSPA announcements on USAJOBS (usajobs.gov). The HSA and SBSA positions are expected to post mid-September and mid-October,...

OBSSR Connector Monthly – September 2022

Director’s Voice Blog NIH Research to Prevent Firearm Injury and Mortality. Firearms deaths constitute an urgent and significant public health crisis. In 2020, 79% of all homicides and 53% of all suicides involved firearms. From 2019 to 2020, the firearm...