A Seat at the Table: NINDS Nonprofit Forum 2013

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NINDS-Nonprofit-ForumOn September 10 and 11, 2013, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) hosted their annual Nonprofit Forum. This year’s forum, “Progress through Partnership,” emphasized the role nonprofits play in linking scientists at NINDS with the patient community for better research outcomes. Paul Gross, HA board member and member of the NINDS Advisory Council, served on the planning committee that helped build the agenda for the event. Representatives from over 80 nonprofit organizations had the opportunity to listen to and interact with key NINDS officials, including Dr. Story Landis, director of NINDS, and Dr. Kathy Hudson, deputy director for science, outreach and policy at NIH. (more…)