Resource for multicultural/mulilingual populations: RHIN become HealthReach

The Refugee Health Information Network (RHIN) was a national collaborative partnership whose principal focus was to create and make available a database of quality multilingual/multicultural, public health resources to professionals providing care to resettled refugees and asylees. In October, 2014, NLM (SIS) broadened the scope of RHIN by rebranding it HealthReach. This was done to…

Improve Health Information!

Improve Health Information! Family-to-Family Health Information and Education Centers POSTED: 10/23/2014 FUNDING SOURCE: DHHS ELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies $ AVAILABLE: $5,000,000 GRANTS AVAILABLE: 51 MAX GRANT SIZE: N.A. DEADLINE: 12/16/2014 CONTACT INFORMATION: http://apply07.grants.gov/apply/opportunities/instructions/oppHRSA-15-114-cfda93.504-cidHRSA-15-114-instructions.pdf DESCRIPTION: Reduce barriers to community living for people with disabilities and to address families’ lack of access to the services, advocacy…

Knowledge-Intensive Industries Produce Nearly Quarter of U.S. GDP, Pay Higher Wages

Knowledge-Intensive Industries Produce Nearly Quarter of U.S. GDP, Pay Higher Wages Commercial knowledge and technology-intensive (KTI) industries produced nearly one-fourth of the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) in 2012 ($3.8 trillion), according to a recently released National Science Foundation (NSF) Infobrief using Bureau of Economic Analysis and Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Nearly 90 percent…

New Initiative Boosts High-Speed Internet Pursuits of Innovation-Minded Cities

New Initiative Boosts High-Speed Internet Pursuits of Innovation-Minded Cities As part of Next Century Cities, a new bipartisan, city-to-city initiative, 32 cities and their elected leaders from across the United States are uniting to recognize the importance of leveraging gigabit-level Internet for economic development. The initiative enables participating cities to work together to learn about…

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NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA Johnson Space Center HUMAN EXPLORATION RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES NASA RESEARCH ANNOUNCEMENT Modification 1 http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=259312       DOL Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration Bureau of International Labor Affairs Child Labor Beneficiary Monitoring Toolkit Modification 3 http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=265848       DOD Department of Defense Office of Naval Research…