Office of the Director

Blog post - funding policy and budget update

Cartoon of four people in conversation.The NIA updated its 2014 funding policy on March 20. In a new blog post, Robin Barr, director of the NIA Division of Extramural Activities, describes the funding policy, paylines, success rates, and how this year's funding compares to previous years.

Blog post - what's it like to do a postdoc at the NIA?

Cartoon of four people in conversation.Ever wondered what it's like to work for the National Institute on Aging? Postdoctoral fellow Jennifer Illuzzi has a new blog post about her NIA research job and how it differs from other opportunities available to scientists.

Blog post - support for researchers from diverse backgrounds

Cartoon of four people in conversation.NIA Deputy Director Dr. Marie A. Bernard has a new blog post about mentoring networks, funding opportunities, and support for researchers from diverse backgrounds. If you’re mentoring someone, or if you yourself are one of these junior investigators, you may be especially interested in her new post.

Blog post - moving research forward: creativity amid constraints

Cartoon of four people in conversation.The National Institute on Aging, like the rest of the NIH, faces a downturn in support for scientific research. In a new blog post, NIA Director Dr. Richard J.

LINKS newsletter highlights minority research and training initiatives, new NIA blog for researchers

The Summer 2013 issue of LINKS: Minority Research & Training is now available online. This twice-yearly e-newsletter is part of NIA’s initiative to address health disparities and support scientists representing underserved populations.

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