At the National Institutes of Health's Office of Extramural Research blog, Deputy Director Sally Rockey says the agency's Future of the Biomedical Research Workforce Working Group's primary focus will be "developing a model for a sustainable and diverse US biomedical research workforce," and that, in order to do so, it has "constituted a modeling subcommittee,"

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