Network of Minority Health Research Investigators

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/news/events-calendar/Pages/NMRI-12th-Annual-Workshop.aspx#ui-tab-paneltabsdiv00
Dates: April 14 - 15, 2014
Location: Bethesda, MD , United States
Intended Audience: , ,
Sponsor: NIH/NIDDK
Purpose: Education, Organizational, Promotional, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: None

Topics: Adrenal, Bone and Mineral Metabolism, Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism, Endocrine Disruption, Adipose Tissue Appetite and Obestity, Male Reproductive Health and Biology, Neuroendocrinology, Pediatric Endocrine Practice, Neuroendocrinology, Thyroid, Female Reproductive Health and Biology

Description:

The Network of Minority Health Research Investigators (NMRI) is a communication network of current and potential biomedical research investigators and technical personnel interested in minority health research, including individuals from traditionally under-served communities: African American, Hispanic American, American Indian, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, and other Pacific Islanders. The theme of this workshop is to encourage and facilitate participation of members of underrepresented population groups and others interested in minority health in the conduct of biomedical research in the fields of diabetes, endocrinology, metabolism, digestive diseases, nutrition, kidney, urologic and hematologic diseases.


Event Contact

Name: Winnie Martinez, Program Officer, NMRI
Email: Winnie.Martinez@nih.gov
Phone: (301) 435-2988
Fax: 301-594-9358