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Seeking: Director, Division of Genome Sciences 

Read moreThe National Human Genome Research Institute, a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Director, Division of Genome Sciences. 

An International Summit in Human Genetics and Genomics

Read moreA 5-year initiative (2016-2020) designed to help developing nationsbuild and expand their knowledge base, infrastructure, systems and technologies in Genetics and Genomics, in order to help them understand the prevalence and basis of genetic diseases in their nations, and to help them address their public health challenges. 

LabTV reveals The Human Faces of Medical Research

LabTVYoung NHGRI investigators and post-docs share their early interest in science, their journey to the lab and what excites them about their work in a new video series called The Faces of Medical Research.  LabTV, which produced the series with NIH, hopes the videos will encourage young people to pursue careers in science.

Learn about a career in genomics

Genomic CareersThe NHGRI Genomic Careers website has information about careers related to genetics and genomics Explore dozens of career possibilities and hear from professionals about their careers and the differences they are making every day.