Science Policy Insider News
Science Policy Insider News (November 2007)
On November 15, Science GRO staff, working in conjunction with the Addiction, Treatment and Recovery (ATR) Caucus in the House of Representatives, held the first educational briefing sponsored by the Friends of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) coalition.
In October, the Science Directorate held its Third Annual Science Leadership Conference (SciLC), Adventures in Advocacy: Training the Civic Scientist.
APA Science Directorate and Divisions Provide Feedback to NIH on Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
The NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research recently asked for comments about the basic behavioral and social sciences research that is supported, or should be supported, by NIH.
Applications Due in January for APA Science Policy Fellowship; Ninth Friends of NIDA Briefing Focuses on Tobacco Dependence; Psychologists Featured in Capitol Hill Briefing on Driver Safety; Update on NIH Appropriations--Uncertainty; Congressional Staff Tour NICHD Research Facilities; NIMH Releases Draft Strategic Plan;