Resources for Applicants to Promote Biomedical Workforce Diversity

NIH Scientific Workforce Diversity website 

NIH Diversity in Extramural Programs

HHS Office of Research Integrity Resources Link to external Web site

Veteran’s Administration Institutions of Higher Learning: Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees Link to external Web site

NSF report on Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering Link to external Web site

National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics Link to external Web site

Suggestions and Strategies for Applicants for Diversity Programs

NIGMS Diversity Programs Fact Sheet; Frequently Asked Questions for Students and Parents

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Office of Minority Affairs Link to external Web site

Articles and Publications

National Institutes of Health Addresses the Science of Diversity Link to external Web site
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Biomedical Research: Strength from Diversity Link to external Web site [PDF, 290KB]

Changes at the NIH Link to external Web site

NIH Tackles Major Workforce Issues Link to external Web site

NIH Launches Effort to Boost Diversity of Biomedical Research Workforce Link to external Web site

Draft Report of the Advisory Committee to the Director Working Group on Diversity in the Biomedical Research Workforce. Link to external Web site [PDF, 110KB]

Integrating Theory and Practice to Increase Scientific Workforce Diversity: A Framework for Career Development in Graduate Research Training Link to external Web site
CBE Life Sciences Education

Promoting Diversity in Research: Championing an Inclusive Scientific Workforce
June 7, 2009

The American Society for Cell Biology: Career Advice for Life Scientists Volumes I & II [PDF, 1.8MB]

The University as Mentor: Lessons Learned from UMBC Inclusiveness Initiatives Link to external Web site

Recruiting and Retaining Underrepresented Minority Doctoral Students in Biomedical Engineering [PDF, 4MB]
Summer 2006