Tag Archives: Michael Lauer

National Academies’ Next Generation Researchers Initiative gets underway

The first meeting of a National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine study on the difficulties young biomedical researchers face trying to establish and maintain careers as independent scientists took place in Washington, DC, on January 9. The Next Generation Researchers Initiative aims to evaluate numerous factors affecting the transition to independent research careers, including… Read More »

NIH taps cardiologist to lead extramural research

A cardiovascular epidemiologist and experienced research administrator was chosen to lead the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) Office of Extramural Research. Michael Lauer, MD, who has worked at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) since 2007, begins work as the agency’s deputy director for extramural research in October, according to an agency announcement.… Read More »