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The Native Elder Research Center is the only National Institute on Aging-funded Resource Center for Minority Aging Research devoted to Native Elder health. This leading-edge program is designed to train the next generation of Native Investigators to study the pressing gerontological health issues in AI/ANs.

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Grantwriting Uncovered: Maximizing Strategy, Help, Opportunities, Experiences (GUMSHOE) is one of four professional development-training programs committed to increasing the number of scholars from diverse backgrounds who are successful in becoming independent investigators and securing NIH grants.

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The program trains promising new investigators in the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease disparities, with interdisciplinary training that crosses the T0-T4 spectrum from basic science to community translation. While focusing on a selected area of this spectrum (e.g., basic science), trainees obtain hands-on or classroom experience with the other facets of translation in real-world clinical or community settings.