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NIH 101: An Introduction to the National Institutes of Health

September 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus


NIH 101:
An Introduction to the National Institutes of Health


Dr. Keith Yamamoto
University of California, San Francisco
Thursday, September 14
Noon-1:00 p.m.
Room 2045, Rayburn House Office Building
Boxed lunches will be available for attendees.


The National Institutes of Health is the world’s leading supporter of fundamental discovery that extends healthy lives and reduces the burden of illness. Thanks to the Congressional investment, NIH-supported research has met some of our nation’s biggest health challenges.

Please join Dr. Yamamoto for a timely look at an overview of the NIH peer review process and the types of grants funded by the agency. In addition, he will discuss how NIH sets research priorities and solicits input from the scientific community and the public.


RSVP at HERE or contact Lynn Marquis

This is a widely attended event.


The Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus provides a forum where Members and staff can interact directly with preeminent researchers responsible for important scientific discoveries. Many of the stunning advances, made possible by NIH funding, highlighted in these presentations have led to improved understanding of the cause, treatment, and prevention of human disease.


September 14, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2045
Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20010 United States
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