Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

National Academy of Sciences

Washington, D.C.
$1.05 million



The academy is a private society of distinguished scholars engaged in scientific and engineering research and dedicated to furthering the use of science and technology for the public good. The NAS anchors the Institute of Medicine, which is using this three-year grant to convene three national roundtables that enlist leading public- and environmental-health experts in formulating the best solutions to address health inequities in the United States.