Kids handle a DNA playset and other models made from 3D printers and learn how researchers transform digital files into physical objects. (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
A child and his father play an iPad game 'Who Wants to be a Bioengineer?' and earn points while learning about bioimaging, robotics and bioengineering. (National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering)
NIH Scientists volunteer at the USASEF Career Pavilion to share information about their careers and career paths with interested students and parents.
NIH staff help visitors isolate DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) using common household products. (National Human Genome Research Institute)
Visitors to the NIDA exhibit learn about the functioning of the brain and have the opportunity to hold (with gloves) real human and animal brains. (National Institute on Drug Abuse)
Kids become sugar detectives and learn how to measure the sugar content in typical foods and drinks we consume. (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
A view of the upper deck of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center at the 2014 USASEF, which features the NIH exhibit within the Health and Medicine Pavilion.