Workforce Diversity

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Enhancing Diversity

NINDS is committed to the development of a biomedical research workforce that is representative of the diversity in American society. NINDS seeks to promote diversity in all of its training and research programs and to increase the participation of underrepresented groups.

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Success Stories

Here we highlight outstanding neuroscientists who have used NINDS diversity programs to become successful researchers in their field. Below, find personal stories of current and former trainees that showcase the benefits of various NINDS programs in the context of scientific careers and get real-world examples of how NINDS programs could help you.

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Diversity Resources

Diversity Resources

Find information on NIH and NINDS policies and resources related to diversity, as well as mentoring programs and professional societies dedicated to enhancing representation and inclusion.

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