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Strengthening and Diversifying the Biomedical Research Workforce Through a National Institutes of Health and Department of Education Collaboration

…consists of a network of DOE/National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) national laboratories, nonprofit organizations, and MSIs through enrichment activities that span from PreK–12 to the postdoctoral level. We recommend that…

11.22.22 | 7 min read
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Science Policy
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Policy Memo
Saving 3.1 Million Lives a Year with a President’s Emergency Plan to Combat Acute Childhood Malnutrition

organize an interagency task force, and (3) coordinate PEPFAM’s strategic focus by engaging multiple federal agencies, including:  USAID’s Bureau of Resilience and Food Security State Department’s Office of Global Food…

11.18.22 | 11 min read
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Science Policy
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Policy Memo
Investing in Digital Agriculture Innovation to Secure Food, Yields, and Livelihoods

…this sector is the biggest obstacle to poverty reduction and sustainable food security. The Food and Agriculture Organization’s 2022 report on The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the…

11.10.22 | 11 min read
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Social Innovation
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Policy Memo
The STEMpathy Task Force: Creating a Generation of Culturally Competent STEM Professionals

…STEM Education (FC-STEM) from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). The interagency working group would partner with education-focused organizations, research institutions, and philanthropy foundations to achieve…

11.04.22 | 6 min read
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An Overdue Fix: Racial Bias and Pulse Oximeters

…did not actually correlate with biological realities—and instead of treating patients more effectively, it increased disparities in care. Motivated by the data, advocacy and industry organizations issued broad recommendations to…

11.01.22 | 3 min read
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