NIA's Health Disparities Mission

National Institute on Aging's Health Disparities' Goals

Aging Well in the 21st Century: Strategic Directions for Research on Aging

Our objectives in this area are to:

  • F-1: Understand health disparities among older adults.
  • F-2: Develop strategies to promote active life expectancy and improve the health status of older adults in diverse populations.
  • F-3: Develop and implement strategies to increase inclusion of diverse populations in research.

For more information, please read the full article here.

The National Institute on Aging Health Disparities Research Framework
Ethn Dis. 2015 Summer; 25(3): 245–254. doi: 10.18865/ed.25.3.245

Notice of NIH's Interest in Diversity
The purpose of this notice is to provide an updated diversity statement that describes NIH's interest in the diversity of the NIH-funded workforce.