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National Native American Heritage Month 2018.

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Champions of Diversity at NIH

Dr. Rita Devine

Dr. Rita Devine

Assistant Director of Science Administration
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Jennifer Evans

Jennifer Evans

Employee Services Program Specialist
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Upcoming Events & Training

Monday, November 19, 2018 - 10:30am

NIH Main Campus, Building 1, Wilson Hall (Room 360)

Dr. Joseph P. Gone will share his thoughts and discuss American Indian therapeutic traditions and modern health treatments.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 1:00pm

Building 10 Rm 3&4

Most federal employees have either witnessed or been the target of bullying in the workplace yet there are few policies or guidelines directed at informing employees of their rights or methods to address the issue in the workplace. The NIH Anti-Bullying Training is designed to educate employees and managers of the prevalence of bullying in the workplace; while seeking a means to eliminate bullying within the federal government. This course will satisfy the No FEAR Act and Prevention of Sexual Harassment mandatory training requirements.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 9:00am

Building 45 Rm A

Equal Employment Opportunity Compliance for Employees focuses on Federal EEO Laws, Theories of Discrimination, Workplace Harassment/Hostile Environment (including Sexual Harassment), Reasonable Accommodation, and Retaliation/Reprisal. As a supplement to the mandatory EEO online training, this in-person class is designed to meet the following learning objectives:

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 9:00am

Building 45 Rm G1/G2

RA Training for Supervisors

Reasonable accommodation (RA) is defined as any change or adjustment in the work environment that enables a qualified individual with a disability to enjoy equal employment opportunity. This course will fulfill NIH mandatory requirements for No Fear and POSH.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 9:00am

WebEx (online)

RA Training for Supervisors

Reasonable accommodation (RA) is defined as any change or adjustment in the work environment that enables a qualified individual with a disability to enjoy equal employment opportunity. This course will fulfill NIH mandatory requirements for No Fear and POSH.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:00pm

WebEx (online)

RA Training for Employees

Reasonable accommodation (RA) is defined as any change or adjustment in the work environment that enables a qualified individual with a disability to enjoy equal employment opportunity. This course will fulfill NIH mandatory requirements for No Fear and POSH.

The NIH Reasonable Accommodation (RA) training program is a 3-hour instructor led training course with the goal of providing increased awareness of RA terminology and disability laws. While also addressing other topics such as:  considerations for RA and the process for requesting RA.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:00pm

Building 45 Rm G1/G2

RA Training for Employees

Reasonable accommodation (RA) is defined as any change or adjustment in the work environment that enables a qualified individual with a disability to enjoy equal employment opportunity. This course will fulfill NIH mandatory requirements for No Fear and POSH.

The NIH Reasonable Accommodation (RA) training program is a 3-hour instructor led training course with the goal of providing increased awareness of RA terminology and disability laws. While also addressing other topics such as:  considerations for RA and the process for requesting RA.

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.