Academy Provides Recommendations to NIH on Strategic Plan for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility

04/06/2022 - In response to the National Institutes of Health Office of Evaluation, Performance, and Reporting's request for information "Inviting Comments and Suggestions on a Framework for the NIH-Wide Strategic Plan for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility," the Academy focused on the following recommendations:

  • Generate clinical evidence to improve generalizability of clinical trials
  • Invest in diversity and research for future iterations of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans
  • Support health equity
  • Support researchers from underrepresented backgrounds

In addition, the Academy highlighted its own strategic plan and opportunities for collaboration with member interest groups and national health organizations.

Read the Academy's comments.