IUPUI nursing professor joins National Academies committee to improve representation in clinical trials.

IUPUI’s Amelia Knopf has been appointed to serve on an ad hoc committee at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, which is tasked with improving the representation of women and underrepresented minorities in clinical trials and research.

“I feel really honored to serve on this committee, which intersects with my expertise and experience in engaging underrepresented populations in research,” said Knopf, an assistant professor at the School of Nursing. “It’s an opportunity for me to learn how these committees function and how they ultimately influence policy and practice.

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