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    Highlights FDA science job opportunities and FDA's scientific professional development culture, including continuing education, fellowships, scientific achievement awards, scientific collaborations, and promotional mechanisms.

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    Overview of FDA’s health informatics initiatives to optimize acquisition, storage, retrieval, and use of information in public health and biomedicine.

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    Research activities that support the needs of FDA’s animal health regulators, on issues including pre-market drug review, compliance, post-approval monitoring, and animal feed safety.

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    Minority Health and Health Equity

    Office of Minority Health Research and Collaboration Program works with FDA centers and external partners to support research studies about minority health and health disparities.

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