Volume 1-Spring 1996
NewsFaculty Development and Diversity - Our web site is now officially up! Programs and activities of interest to faculty, appointees and students are listed here as are our office publications. The link will provide direct access to FDD with questions, comments, suggestions, etc.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute - will use this site to communicate with grantees, administer and track grant programs, solicit and process fellowship applications and provide information to the public. Also available is information from the Office of Laboratory Safety.
National Institute of Health Home Page - Lists News and Events, Health Information, Grants and Contracts, Scientific Resources, and Institutions and Offices.
NIH Black Scientists Association - Provides information on postdoctoral training at NIH, Summer Programs, Grants and Contracts, NIGMS Division of Minority Opportunities in Research, NIH Funds and Training Programs Available To Minority Scientists And Students, and more.
Breakthrough - Launched in conjunction with a new PBS video on contemporary African-Americans and Hispanics in science. Video to air on April 8, 1996 from 9-11 EST.
Labs are asked to provide their student with a supportive environment and a laboratory experiment. Ongoing assistance is provided by Project Success staff (based at HMS). Previous laboratories have been at: Beth Israel Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Children’s Hospital, Forsyth Dental Clinic, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School, Deaconess Hospital and Schepens Eye Institute.
For more information, contact Brenda Hoffman at 432-1133 as soon as possible.