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The Diversity Lens Newsletter

December, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

Understanding the depth and scope of diversity issues can be difficult without the appropriate metrics to provide a broader…

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November, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

“You cannot be what you cannot see.” High profile recognition and funding in the sciences offer opportunities to promote…

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September, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

Have you ever had some aspect of your social identity negatively stereotyped by others? You’re not alone, as most of us have…

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August, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

Workplace climate affects our present experiences as well as our future career choices. In this month’s newsletter check out…

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July, 2019  DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

By now, you know that a key focus of my NIH efforts to advance workforce diversity is confronting sociocultural barriers.…

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June, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

Any athlete can attest to the value of a level playing field: winning is hard enough without starting from behind. This month, we…

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May, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

This month’s collection of good reads has a distinct focus: success. But, as we all recognize, success is in the eye of the beholder…

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DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHTHannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

Many factors contribute to a child’s answer to the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” As you’ll see in this newsletter, a very…

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March, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

Perhaps more so than my previous newsletters, this month's selection of articles has a central theme: the significant role…

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February, 2019 DR. VALANTINE'S FOOD FOR THOUGHT Hannah A. Valantine, MD Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity

Diverse, inclusive environments in science get a lift from individual champions but require a team approach. Read about a…

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