Science Policy Insider News
Science Policy Insider News (April-May 2005)
On May 4, APA's Science Policy Office sponsored a congressional briefing entitled, "NIH Research in Action: Innovative Behavioral Treatments for Mental and Substance Use Disorders".
Thirteen early-career psychologists came to Washington April 30 through May 2, 2005, to talk with congressional staff about why it's so important for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support basic behavioral research.
The working group will address issues related to NIH's support for research in the behavioral and social sciences that is fundamental to the prevention, treatment, and cure of illnesses but is not directed at a specific disease or condition.
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