Virtual Learning Resources for Scientists at All Career Stages and of All Ages

Guest post by Jon R. Lorsch, PhD, director of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences During this unprecedented time in our lives, we know that many of you are trying to teach or learn from home. To help meet your biomedical research training and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education needs, I invite … Continue reading “Virtual Learning Resources for Scientists at All Career Stages and of All Ages”

Request for Public Comment: Seeking Input on Nationwide AI Research Resource Implementation Plan

Guest post by Lynne E. Parker, PhD, Director of the White House National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Office, and Erwin Gianchandani, PhD, National Science Foundation Senior Advisor for Translation, Innovation, and Partnerships The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and National Science Foundation are looking for your input to shape the work of the … Continue reading “Request for Public Comment: Seeking Input on Nationwide AI Research Resource Implementation Plan”

Going Back to School Safely

Guest post by Diana W. Bianchi, MD, Director, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the National Institutes of Health Originally released on the Director’s Corner blog. As schools across the United States begin to resume full-time, in-person education, I am hopeful that this academic year may be a more … Continue reading “Going Back to School Safely”

Share Your Thoughts on NIH’s Research Priorities

Guest post by Leigh Samsel, MS, NLM Planning and Evaluation Officer and NLM representative to the NIH-Wide Strategic Plan Working Group. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is developing its next NIH-Wide Strategic Plan, and we’re asking for your input. This plan will help NIH capitalize on new opportunities for scientific exploration. Building on the … Continue reading “Share Your Thoughts on NIH’s Research Priorities”

Four Years of Conversation with YOU!

Next month, it’ll be four years since I expanded my use of social media by delivering a weekly blog post. What a four years it has been! During that time, Musings from the Mezzanine has posted every single week – sometimes twice a week – resulting in more than 200 blog posts with over 300,000 … Continue reading “Four Years of Conversation with YOU!”