NIH Sexual & Gender Minority Research Office (SGMRO) soliciting public feedback on strategic plan

January 2, 2020

NIH Sexual & Gender Minority Research Office (SGMRO) soliciting public feedback on strategic plan

The Sexual & Gender Minority Research Office (SGMRO) is pleased to announce the publication of a Federal Register Notice (FRN) soliciting public feedback on the Development of the FY 2021-2025 Trans-NIH Strategic Plan for Sexual & Gender Minority (SGM) Health Research. This strategic plan will describe future directions in sexual and gender minority (SGM) health and research to optimize NIH's research investments.
 
Through this Request for Information (RFI), the SGMRO invites feedback from stakeholders throughout the scientific research community, clinical practice communities, patient and family advocates, scientific or professional organizations, federal partners, internal NIH stakeholders, and other interested constituents.

Please see the supplementary information within the FRN to view the draft scientific and operational goals. Comments on these draft goals are strongly encouraged to be submitted by email to SGMRO@nih.gov.
 
Please note, this RFI is open for public comment for a period of 6 weeks. Comments must be received on or before COB (5:00 p.m. ET) January 24, 2020 to ensure consideration.