In mid-November, the NIH released a Request for Information (RFI) seeking input that would be useful in supporting initiatives to enhance diversity in the physician-scientist workforce. The goal is to “identify unique trajectories, potential systematic or structural barriers, and successful strategies to enhance the diversity of the physician-scientist workforce. The RFI seeks input on the following:
- Educational pathways.
- Institutional and programmatic characteristics of degree programs
- Career decision points and pathways
- Other insights on strategies to enhance the diversity of the physician-scientist workforce
Read the full RFI from NIH.
The closing date for responses is December 28, 2015.