In this talk about diversity in biomedical research, Dr. Tabak reviews the data demonstrating the disparity between the numbers of minorities in the US population and the numbers in the scientific workforce, and he outlines the strategies put in place by the NIH to help rectify this inequality.
Larry Tabak is Principal Deputy Director of the NIH and a member of the NIH Working Group on Diversity in the Biomedical Research Workforce. He was director of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research from 2000-2010. Tabak has received numerous honors including election to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. Tabak’s… Continue Reading