Explore NIAID new media and online tools to get the latest health information when and where you choose. NIAID utilizes a variety of digital communications tools including websites, email subscription services, and social media to reach a variety of audiences with important research related information. The NIAID digital portfolio includes the following tools:
Facebook is a social media site NIAID uses to share and discuss posts, images, videos, and other updates to Facebook users who "like" our page. See our comment policy.
Flickr is an image-sharing website. NIAID uses Flickr to post illustrations, research images, lab findings, educational images, and event promotions and campaigns. See our Copyright and Reuse policy.
GovDelivery is an online subscription service that allows you to subscribe to updates about health and research topics. Receive email when new information on specific topics is posted by signing up for NIAID GovDelivery email notification service.
Instagram is an image-sharing social media platform. NIAID uses Instagram to post illustrations, research images, staff photos, and other photos related to the research conducted and funded by NIAID.
LinkedIn is a social media platform used for professional development and networking. NIAID uses LinkedIn to post jobs and to discuss career development opportunities. See our latest open job notices or follow us at NIAID Tech Transfer and NIAID Training Office.
Pinterest is a visuals-based social media platform. NIAID uses Pinterest to promote the scientists that work within NIAID, as well as the research that is conducted and funded by NIAID.
Podcasts allow you to use your computer to watch or download audio and video podcasts that focus on timely health messages and public health trainings presented in an easily accessible format. There are audio and video podcasts throughout the NIAID website; a complete list can be found on NIH VideoCasting and Podcasting.
Twitter, a "micro-blog," allows NIAID to broadcast short messages, or "tweets," that are limited to 280 characters. Follow us at NIAID News, NIAID Careers, NIAID Funding, NIAID Bioinformatics, NIAID ClinRegs, NIAID Omics, and NIAID Training.
Webinars provide a cost-effective forum for training as well as conferences and presentations, and NIAID has increased dissemination of educational and training materials using this new communication technology. Webinars will be listed on the NIAID Events page when they are available.