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Furthering the Scientific Enterprise
Since its founding, the NICHD has not only supported and strengthened entire fields of research, but has also worked cooperatively with the scientific community to improve both the conduct of scientific research and its application to health and human development.
Looking to the Future
As we look to the future, we focus our collective strengths and resources on novel approaches for culling and utilizing the wealth of scientific data that result from research and on translating scientific advances into practices and technologies that can improve health.