Mission and Goals
- The Mission Statement
The vision and purpose behind the work at the National Human Genome Research Institute.
- All About the Human Genome Project
The international research effort to determine the DNA sequence of the entire human genome.
- Goals and Planning
The dynamic planning and assessment process that establishes NHGRI goals and sets the research agenda to achieve them.
- Long Range Planning
The predominant themes of genomics research for next 10 to 20 years.
- Ethical, Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) Research
Funding and management for studies related to the ethical, legal and social implications of genetic and genomic research.
- Training Programs
Opportunities for professional training and career development for students, educators, health professionals and research scientists.
Last Reviewed: March 12, 2012