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June 12, 2020

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    The Vital Role of Blood in Combating Covid

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    The Plummers Find Fulfillment in Fostering Children

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    NIMHD Marks 10th Anniversary

    At a 10th anniversary celebration that preceded the pandemic stay-at-home orders, the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities held a symposium examining innovations to promote health equity.
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Photo: Janet Iwasa, NIH 3D Print Exchange

The NIH Record

The NIH Record, founded in 1949, is the biweekly newsletter for employees of the National Institutes of Health.

Published 25 times each year, it comes out on payday Fridays.

Associate Editor: Carla Garnett
Carla.Garnett@nih.gov

Staff Writers:

Eric Bock
Eric.Bock@nih.gov

Dana Talesnik
Dana.Talesnik@nih.gov

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