Take another opportunity to give the NIH your comments

The NIH is looking for comments on “policies and strategies to improve the impact and sustainability” of biomedical research. You can read about the background in the NIH “Rock Talk” blogpost by NIGMS Director Jon Lorsch, “Give Input on Strategies for Optimizing the Impact and Sustainability of Biomedical Research“. Here is the Request for Information, where you can submit your comments electronically. Just as we’ve posted with opportunities to comment on the FASEB report, the NSF forum on graduate education, and on the NIH emeritus award, it’s important for early career researchers to keep adding their voices to the conversation, and making their opinions heard – see also Put your PhD/postdoc where your mouth is and A Call for the Voices of Early Career Researchers....

Time is running out to make your voice heard by NIH and FASEB

We recently posted about the opportunity to comment on the NIH Emeritus Award and the FASEB Report. If you haven’t done it yet, there’s STILL time but it is fast running out. If you want more encouragement, please read this ASCB blogpost, “Put your PhD/postdoc where your mouth is“, and some opinions on The Winnower in “A Call for the Voices of Early Career Researchers“. It’s important to make sure your voice is heard, and to provide data, to effect change....