Fund Black scientists

Cell. 2021 Feb 4;184(3):561-565. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2021.01.011. Epub 2021 Jan 26.

Abstract

Our nationwide network of BME women faculty collectively argue that racial funding disparity by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) remains the most insidious barrier to success of Black faculty in our profession. We thus refocus attention on this critical barrier and suggest solutions on how it can be dismantled.

MeSH terms

  • African Americans*
  • Biomedical Research / economics*
  • Financial Management*
  • Humans
  • National Institutes of Health (U.S.) / economics
  • Racial Groups
  • Research Personnel / economics*
  • United States