OPEN Stage Webinar: Overview of NINDS Office of Global Health and Health Disparities (OGHHD) – Research & Funding Opportunities

October 10, 2023 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Contact: Anahid Ebrahimi
Contact Email:

Virtual | Zoom Meeting
2:00 - 3:00pm EDT

Brown theater stage with red curtains pulled back revealing the words Open Stage in white. The NIH NINDS graphic in the top left corner. Overlaid on the stage are the words Hosted by the Office of Programs to Enhance Neuroscience Workforce Diversity

This webinar will provide an overview of the NINDS Office of Global Health and Health Disparities (OGHHD) which leads the coordination, development, and reporting on programs and initiatives related to national and international research on disparities and inequities in neurological disease. OGHHD program staff will highlight the NINDS health equity strategic plan, NINDS health equity research and global health research portfolios, and related funding opportunities. We welcome all career levels, especially those from the neuroscience community that are interested in global health and health equity research, undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs, early career faculty, and sponsored grant offices are strongly encouraged to attend.

NINDS OGHHD Speakers include:

The NINDS Office of Programs to Enhance Neuroscience Workforce Diversity (OPEN) is pleased to welcome you to the ongoing OPEN Stage webinar series, a targeted outreach effort for our diverse neuroscience community to learn about NINDS programs and network with NINDS program staff. Each webinar will feature a different NINDS program, division, or cluster with the goal of increasing the representation of diverse groups in our portfolio. To stay informed of more events in this series, join the NINDS Diversity News to Use Listserv.

Check out the OPEN Stage webinars YouTube playlist for recordings from the entire series.

Webinar slides(pdf, 3809 KB)