Research and Funding

Inside NIA Archives: Carl V. Hill

Posted on November 2, 2016 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

The NIA recently created an online version of our Health Disparities Research Framework to showcase priorities and investments in this important aging research area. We hope that this site will serve... Read More
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Posted on October 5, 2016 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

On October 20, several NIA senior staff will travel to Atlanta for the NIA Director's Regional Meeting in Aging Research at Morehouse School of Medicine. They will describe current funding... Read More
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Posted on June 15, 2016 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

If you are interested in health disparities and aging research, the NIA is ready, willing and able to help be a resource for you and the field. In recent months, we have undertaken several activities... Read More
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Posted on February 24, 2016 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

The Butler-Williams Scholars Program provides unique opportunities for junior faculty and researchers who are new to the field of aging to gain insight about research on aging from a number of... Read More
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Posted on August 19, 2015 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

On July 8, 2015, NIA’s Office of Special Populations released PA-15-293, “Aging Research to Address Health Disparities.“ It seeks to support aging research that addresses... Read More
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Posted on July 22, 2015 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

This year’s Butler-Williams Scholars Program will take place next week on the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. Some 51 early- and mid-career researchers from a wide range of scientific disciplines... Read More
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Posted on March 18, 2015 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

The deadline is fast approaching for the 2015 Butler-Williams Scholars Program, NIA’s premier aging research training program. Apply by March 27, 2015, and encourage your contacts and friends... Read More
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Posted on January 7, 2015 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

We are celebrating some diversity landmarks at the National Institutes of Health! Late last year, more than $31 million was awarded to academic institutions to develop and test strategies that... Read More
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Posted on July 23, 2014 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

Do you conduct research on health disparities? Are you a grad student, postdoc, or junior faculty member? Are you interested to learn about some new funding that’s just become available from... Read More
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Posted on March 12, 2014 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

This is a blog post from 2014. Information about the 2015 Butler-Williams Scholars Program is also available. The application deadline is fast approaching for NIA’s... Read More
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Posted on February 5, 2014 by Carl V. Hill, Director, Office of Special Populations.

Just last month, NIA-funded researchers reported on a relationship between racial discrimination and telomere length among a community sample of African American men.  Telomere length, of course... Read More
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