Last Thursday, the National Institutes of Health announced a new Web site section focusing on the health, economic, and community impact of NIH-supported research. This new Impact section is available here: www.nih.gov/about/impact. You will also find this area added to the “About NIH” page and “NIH at a Glance” tab of their Home page. This entire new NIH Web section is worth thorough review, especially for the examples, data, and reports that are being highlighted.
The content includes 4 areas with links to new fact sheets, economic reports, news articles, and videos detailing the impact that NIH and NIH-supported research has made on: