Science Policy Insider News

Science Directorate
March 2002

Science Policy Insider News (March 2002)

APA Co-hosts Congressional Briefing on Stress and Health

APA cosponsored a congressional briefing on February 20, 2002, entitled “Promoting Health in a Stressful World.”

Countering Terrorism: Integrating Theory and Practice

Academic scholars and researchers met with personnel from justice, intelligence and law enforcement agencies at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia, on Feb. 28, 2002, for an invitational conference entitled “Countering Terrorism: Integration of Practice and Theory.”

Also in this Issue

Psychologists Take Science of Counter-Terrorism to the Hill; Congressional Hearings on Terrorism; Advocating for Research within the Department of Veterans Affairs; APA Supports Increased Federal Funding for NICHD