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Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH)

NIH Initiatives for Advancing Women in Science and Medical Careers

NIH is committed to advancing women in science and medical careers. NIH’s numerous efforts and initiatives that support this commitment are listed below with links to additional information, where possible:

In Progress

  • Earnings comparison of relative salaries for male and female investigators in the NIH intramural research program
  • Increased nomination of women and women of color for awards and prestigious presentations.
This page last reviewed on August 31, 2015