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Comments requested for NCCIH Strategic Plan

April 14th, 2016

A request was posted soliciting comments on the new strategic plan draft for the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NIH). https://nccih.nih.gov/research/blog/draft-plan-comments. Comments are due by April 15, 2016 (sorry for the short notice).

Workshop: Addressing Challenges in the Assessment of Botanical Dietary Supplement Safety herbals or herbal dietary supplements

March 23rd, 2016

Workshop: Addressing Challenges in the Assessment of Botanical Dietary Supplement Safety herbals or herbal dietary supplements April 26-27, 2016, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. EDT Location: Lister Hill Auditorium National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/about/presscenter/events/2016/index.html

Mary Frances Picciano Dietary Supplement Research Practicum

March 17th, 2016

The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is now accepting applications for the Mary Frances Picciano Dietary Supplement Research Practicum on June 7–9, 2016, at the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. This 3-day practicum will provide a thorough overview on the issues, concepts, unknowns, and controversies about dietary supplements and supplement […]

Nobel Prize Lecture in Physiology or Medicine, Satoshi Omura

December 7th, 2015

The Nobel Prize Lectures in Physiology or Medicine 2015 was given today, including ASP Fellow Professor Satoshi Ōmura’s lecture entitled, “A splendid gift from the Earth: The origins & impact of Avermectin.” http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/2015/omura-lecture.html


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