Science Policy Insider News
Science Policy Insider News (November 2009)
As part of APA’s 5th Annual Science Leadership Conference (SciLC), more than 100 psychological scientists reached out to nearly 160 Members of Congress from 31 states to educate them.
The coalition gathered to respond to remarks made by Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX), Ranking Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
The fellowship is designed to provide psychologists with substantial experience in the federal government’s scientific enterprise.
FOVA and APA are kicking off efforts to advocate for VA research and infrastructure needs in the Fiscal Year 2011 budget.
The “Healthy People” process is built on objectives and benchmarks to monitor progress over time. The planning process is well under way, and comments are now being accepted online.