Skip to main content

Office of Communications & Media Relations

Upcoming Events

Email Icon Sign up to receive email updates for NIH Clinical Center Events

Directions to the main NIH campus and off-campus facilities

Special Events

Take Your Child to Work Day 2023
  • NIH's 29th Annual "Take Your Child to Work Day"
    Thursday, April 27, 9 am – 4 pm ET
    In Person & Virtual Event

    For the first time since the pandemic started in 2020, the NIH's annual Take Your Child to Work Day (TYCTWD) will offer a limited number of in-person events, along with virtual and prerecorded activities for the children of NIH staff.

    All parents and their children grades 1-12 are invited to experience in-person, hands-on experiences as a part of this year’s event, which will include Earth Day activities as well. Virtual and prerecorded activities will be available to our remote workers and to our other NIH locations.

    Pre-registration will begin March 20. The Office of Research Services, Program and Employee Services is the primary sponsor of TYCTWD 2023. Please email any questions and comments to

Music in the Atrium

All patients, their families and NIH staff are invited to attend the performances in the Clinical Center atrium. The north atrium is a comfortable, welcoming gathering place at the center of the Clinical Center. These concerts are intended to support the Clinical Center's environment of care and healing. Strict social distancing measures will be maintained. Health and safety are our main concern.

Lecture Series

  • Empowerment of Under-represented Researchers Lecture Series
    Monthly Lecture
    Webcast Only

    Invited Lectures Series highlighting and honoring women leaders in academic research, especially related disciplines of Interventional Radiology, Biomedical Engineering, Radiology, Imaging Sciences, Data Science, and Image-Guided Oncology.

  • Grand Rounds Lectures
    Wednesdays, Noon – 1 pm
    Webcast Only - Videocast

    Clinical Center Grand Rounds are weekly presentations on state-of-the-art discoveries geared toward physicians, allied health professionals and non-clinical scientists. Lectures occur from August through June from 12 noon to 1 pm All lectures provide Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits offered by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

  • Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series External Link Icon
    Wednesdays, 3 pm – 4 pm
    Webcast Only - Videocast

    The NIH Director's Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series, commonly referred to as WALS, features leading researchers from around the globe. Lectures occur on most Wednesdays from September through June from 3 to 4 pm.

All Lectures

National Heritage Months

The NIH Clinical Center treats a diverse group of patients from all over the world. It also draws researchers from different cultures and backgrounds. Learn about some of these researchers who conduct their work at the Clinical Center.

Office of Communications & Media Relations
Phone: 301-496-0080

For additional NIH events, visit our events page.

NOTE: PDF documents require the free Adobe Reader.

This page last updated on 03/09/2023

You are now leaving the NIH Clinical Center website.

This external link is provided for your convenience to offer additional information. The NIH Clinical Center is not responsible for the availability, content or accuracy of this external site.

The NIH Clinical Center does not endorse, authorize or guarantee the sponsors, information, products or services described or offered at this external site. You will be subject to the destination site’s privacy policy if you follow this link.

More information about the NIH Clinical Center Privacy and Disclaimer policy is available at