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The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES) at the NIH seeks to foster education and research in the biomedical sciences by providing instruction at the cutting edge of biological sciences and its evolving applications. Our goals also include responding to the educational and cultural needs of the NIH community and projecting FAES educational assets globally.

To suit the needs of working professionals, most classes are held in the evenings and are conveniently located in either FAES’s new Academic Center (Building 10 - NIH Clinical Center) or in other buildings on the NIH campuses in Bethesda and Rockville, MD.

The FAES Graduate School at NIH operates with the approval of the Maryland Higher Education Commission as a non-degree-granting independent postsecondary school. FAES courses do not currently lead to degrees.

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August 23, 2018

Graduate School Open House Fall 2018

Join us on Thursday, August 23, 2018 for the 2018-19 Fall Term FAES Graduate School Open House to meet and mingle with FAES faculty.

September 10, 2018

FAES Open Enrollment

FAES will be hosting daily health insurrance open enrollment orientations beginning September 10th through September 21st from 3PM to 4PM in the FAES conference room-1N241A.

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August 06, 2018

FAES Open Enrollement

FAES will be hosting daily health insurrance open enrollment orientations beginning September 10th through September 21st from 3PM to 4PM in the FAES conference room-1N241A.