Events

HRA Regional Meeting: Metro DC

October 16, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM - HHMI

Panel on HRA and NIH Diversity and Inclusion Programs:

  • Hannah Valantine NIH’s first permanent Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity.
  • Judy Glaven, a Senior Scientific Officer at HHMI, will be presenting HHMI’s Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program, which seeks to recruit and retain individuals who are from gender, racial, ethnic, and other groups underrepresented in the life sciences.
  • Patricia Frustace, who is the American Society of Hematology’s Director of Awards and Diversity, will present on ASH’s Minority Recruitment Initiative broadly, and the ASH-AMFDP partnership
  • Michelle Jones-London, who is NIH/NINDS’s Chief of the Office of Programs to Enhance Neuroscience Workforce Diversity (OPEN), will present their BRAIN Initiative Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity.