The Donald W. Reynolds Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence hosts Dr. Marie Bernard, Deputy Director, National Institute of Aging at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Addressing NIH’s Policy on Inclusion of Individuals Across the Lifespan: A Conversation with Dr. Marie Bernard, Deputy Director, National Institute on Aging
Tuesday September 18, 2018 Session One 9:30-11am
College Of Nursing Room 138
Free of Charge
1.5 CE hours upon completion
As Co-Chair of the NIH Inclusion Governance Committee, Dr. Bernard brings
particular insight for research teams about the intention and expected impact of
the recent NIH policy revision on inclusion of individuals across the lifespan in
clinical research. After a brief review of the recent policy change, Dr. Bernard
will engage the interdisciplinary audience in conversation as we consider
interventions and strategies to recruit and retain populations of interest into
1. Review the NIH Policy on Inclusion across the Lifespan in clinical research
(including clinical trials) to be applied to all NIH grant applications due on or
after 25 January 2019.
2. Clarify the role of the NIH Inclusion Governance Committee in initiatives to
promote inclusion across the lifespan in clinical research.
3. Consider outreach strategies used by investigators to recruit and retain
populations of interest to research studies across the lifespan.