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All of Us Research Program Awards Funding to Seven Community Partners

The All of Us Research Program has awarded a total of $8.7 million to seven national community partners to strengthen recruitment of participants and researchers underrepresented in biomedical research.

September 9, 2021

Type: Announcements

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Karriem Watson, DHSc, named chief engagement officer of NIH’s All of Us Research Program

The All of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health has selected Karriem Watson, DHSc, MS, MPH, as its new chief engagement officer. He will lead the program’s efforts to foster relationships with participants, communities, researchers, and providers across the U.S.

August 18, 2021

Type: Announcements

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Researchers Guide and Drive the Workbench's First Year

On May 27, the All of Us Research Program marked one year since the beta launch of its Researcher Workbench.

June 24, 2021

Type: Announcements

How NIH Uses Community Health Partnership for Participant Engagement

Patient Engagement HIT highlights the All of Us Research Program’s emphasis on building trust with community health partnerships, boosting participant engagement and diversity.

Jun 23, 2021

Type: News

All of Us Researcher Workbench Onramp Event

The All of Us Research Program is building a database to help transform the future of health research by equipping researchers with expansive health data from diverse populations, with a special focus on including groups underrepresented in biomedical research.

May 26, 2021

Type: Announcements

All of Us Research Program Announces Search for Director of Special Populations Enrollment

NIH’s All of Us Research Program seeks a Director of Special Populations Enrollment to play a key role in advancing pediatric clinical research by helping set the foundation for how people under 18 can participate in the program.

May 13, 2021

Type: Announcements

How Digital Technology Can Increase Diversity, Equity And Inclusion In Medical Research

In an article in Forbes, Praduman Jain of Vibrent Health—an All of Us partner organization—discusses the lack of diversity in research, citing a recent commentary in Cell by All of Us and NIH leadership, and details how digital technology can reduce health disparities a

May 12, 2021

Type: News

The Heart of the Matter: Discover how research has altered medical approaches and why it has the potential to improve the health of generations to come.

The Arizona Daily Star highlights the All of Us Research Program in the feature ‘The Heart of the Matter’ sharing comments from NIH Director Dr. Francis S. Collins, comparing the ambitious precision medicine effort to the renowned Framingham Heart Study.

Apr 28, 2021

Type: News

Scientists are on a path to sequencing 1 million human genomes and use big data to unlock genetic secrets

Xavier Bofill De Ros, a postdoctoral fellow at the National Cancer Institute, explains the benefits and potential of the Human Genome Project, including the ambitious All of Us Research Program designed to collect one million human genomes and “unlock genetic secrets.”

Apr 15, 2021

Type: News