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NIHSA Seeks Students, Seasoned Sailors

The NIH Sailing Association (NIHSA) an R&W-supported club, offers an Introduction to Sailing course for NIH adult employees, contractors, fellows and patients. The spring course will be offered from May 4 to June 22. For details, visit In-class sessions currently are held via Zoom. Instructor-led on-board sessions are conducted on Selby Bay and South River at the Selby Bay Marina in Edgewater, Md. Participants must provide their own transportation to and from the marina. For more information, email the basic training team at

Experienced sailors, would you like to charter the NIHSA boats? Contact about joining the club and doing a checkout sail. NIHSA is always looking for new members and experienced volunteers to help with in-class and on-board instruction.

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

Staff Writers:

Eric Bock

Dana Talesnik

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