National Institute of HealthLocated in Bethesda, Maryland, the NIH is the largest leading researcher of health-related issues in the world. It funds both internal and external research into biomedical treatments, genetics, cancer, and more. Visitors who are interested in learning more about the NIH's role in improving human health can go to the NIH Visitor Center and Nobel Laureate Exhibit Hall on campus. It is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and closed on federal holidays.
Visitors- Visitors to the NIH campus must enter through the NIH Gateway Center. Smoking is not allowed anywhere on campus. Be prepared to show a valid photo I.D.
Parking- Since parking is very difficult to find on the NIH campus, taking public transit is encouraged. There is a Metro stop on campus as well as shuttle service to the main buildings.
- Wednesday Lectures
- Friday Seminars
- Clinical Center Grand Rounds
- Group tours
- Seminar series
- Lecture series