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Upcoming Events & Training

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 12:00pm

Zoom

Participants will be briefed on the EEO complaints process and their rights and responsibilities within that process. This event will be led by Dawn Briscoe and Pam Oliver from EDI’s R&E division.

Do you have a story idea for us? Do you want to submit a guest blog? If it's about equity, diversity, or inclusion, please submit to edi.stories@nih.gov.

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 11:30am

Zoom

Discussion will focus on defining what a whistleblower is and how they are protected. We invite you to participate and submit questions during the Q&A. Please take the opportunity to submit your question(s) for this event in advance. Your submissions are anonymous. The deadline to submit questions is Thursday, August 5, 2021, by close of business.

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 11:30am

Zoom

Dr. Kelly Richmond Pope, Director of Netflix Documentary All the Queen’s Horses and professor at DePaul University, will join us to discuss the ins and outs of what a whistleblower is, the misconceptions surrounding it, and, of course, why we hate whistleblowers. This event will include a Q&A session.

Do you have a story idea for us? Do you want to submit a guest blog? If it's about equity, diversity, or inclusion, please submit to edi.stories@nih.gov.

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 11:30am

Zoom

Retaliation is the most common complaint in federal EEO cases. Join EDI and CIVIL as we engage in a discussion focused on retaliation and learn how to recognize this form of discrimination. We will explain employee rights and protections as it pertains to participation in the EEO or CIVIL process.

Do you have a story idea for us? Do you want to submit a guest blog? If it's about equity, diversity, or inclusion, please submit to edi.stories@nih.gov.

Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 11:30am

Zoom

Join EDI and CIVIL as we engage in a discussion focused on retaliation. Gain valuable knowledge on how to appropriately respond as a manager or supervisor when a retaliation claim is made. Learn more about the EEO and CIVIL processes and the rights of employees engaging in these processes.

Do you have a story idea for us? Do you want to submit a guest blog? If it's about equity, diversity, or inclusion, please submit to edi.stories@nih.gov.

Monday, August 23, 2021 - 12:00pm

Zoom

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet the whole R&E staff and learn more about what we do and how we serve the NIH community.

Do you have a story idea for us? Do you want to submit a guest blog? If it's about equity, diversity, or inclusion, please submit to edi.stories@nih.gov.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 12:00pm

Zoom

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet the whole R&E staff and learn more about what we do and how we serve the NIH community.

Do you have a story idea for us? Do you want to submit a guest blog? If it's about equity, diversity, or inclusion, please submit to edi.stories@nih.gov.

Language Access Program

NIH Language Access

There is a significant and increasing LEP population in the United States who need language assistance services. NIH is renewing its commitment to providing meaningful access to its programs and activities to people with limited English proficiency (LEP). NIH Language Access Plan, establishes policy and strategy for all 27 Institutes and Centers (ICs). The Plan serves as a blueprint to help NIH ICs develop their own specific implementation strategies, based on their respective needs and capacity.

6+ NIH Locations

6+ NIH Locations

Based in Bethesda, Maryland, we have Institutes and Centers in Arizona, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, & North Carolina.

27 Institutes & Centers

27 Institutes & Centers

Each IC has a specific research agenda, often focusing on particular diseases or body systems.

85 Nobel Prizes

85 Nobel Prizes

144 NIH-supported researchers have been recipients of 85 Nobel Prizes.

18,000+ Employees

18,000+ Employees

Who represent a diversity of experience, traditions, professions, and identities.

2,500 Universities & Research Institutions

2,500 Universities & Research Institutions

80% of the NIH's budget goes to more than 300,000 research personnel at over 2,500 universities and research institutions.

1 NIH Director...

1 NIH Director...

...who ROCKS OUT against disease.