News and Events

Zebrafish and Other Fish Models: Extrinsic Environmental Factors for Rigorous Experiments and Reproducible Results

September 8, 2017

This ORIP-sponsored workshop takes place September 11-12, 2017 at the Marriott Hotel 6711 Democracy Blvd in Bethesda. The objective of this workshop is to bring together stakeholders - researchers, facility managers, veterinarians, and others - to discuss community guidelines on a minimal set of environmental conditions which need to be presented in publications to ensure rigor and robustness of experiments, and reproducibility of outcomes - see the workshop agenda.

ORIP Strategic Plan 2016-2020

May 3, 2016

The ORIP Strategic Plan 2016-2020 has been approved for public release. The plan is the result of the efforts of ORIP staff, their NIH colleagues, and extramural scientists representing well over three dozen universities and research institutions.

Closure of the New England National Primate Research Center

June 11, 2015

On May 31, 2015 Harvard Medical School (HMS) officially closed the New England National Primate Research Center, which had been funded by the NIH for five decades. The HMS statement, entitled “Legacy Continues as Center Closes” is at