Conversations Leading to Insights on Policy and Science (CLIPS)

Welcome to the CLIPS OnDemand series by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities. CLIPS presentations focus on the intersection of Administration initiatives, legislative proposals, policy, and science. Produced by the NIMHD Legislative team, the purpose of CLIPS is to provide a resource to educate and disseminate information to the NIH community and external stakeholders.

NIMHD Director Presentation: NIMHD Vision and Agenda, Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Summary: Dr. Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), outlines the mission, vision, and research strategies of the Institute in a pre-recorded NIMHD Conversations Leading to Insights on Policy and Science (CLIPS) presentation.

Speaker: Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D. (Click for bio)

Director

National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)

National Institutes of Health

Proposed Changes to the Common Rule: Regulations on the Protection of Human Research Subjects, Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Summary: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and fifteen other Federal Departments and Agencies have announced proposed revisions to the regulations for protection of human subjects in research. Dr. James' presentation provided a brief overview of the proposed changes. Click here more information on the Common Rule and the Notice on Proposed Rulemaking published on September 8, 2015.

Speaker: Regina Smith James, M.D. (Click for bio)

Acting Associate Director for Clinical Research & Data Management

National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

National Institutes of Health

NIH Precision Medicine Initiative, Monday, August 31, 2015

Summary: On January 20, 2015, President Obama announced, in his State of the Union Address, the launching of the Precision Medicine Initiative. Dr. Regina Smith James, who represents NIMHD for the NIH Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) and is the co-chair for the Community Engagement/Health Disparities NIH PMI Working Group, will provide an overview of the Precision Medicine Initiative, its short and long term goals, and precision medicine activities.

Speaker: Regina Smith James, M.D. (Click for bio)

Acting Associate Director for Clinical Research & Data Management

National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

National Institutes of Health