- March 2015
This newsletter addresses the National Institutes of Health's budget, the congressional briefing for the new senators and members of the House of Representatives, the Consortium of Social Science Associations annual meeting, the Addiction, Treatment and Recovery Caucus, issues facing psychologists in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Government Relations Diary.
- February 2015
This newsletter addresses the 21st Century Cures initiative, loss of pleasure associated with quitting tobacco, APA’s Military and Veteran’s Policy, News from NIH advisory council meetings, and Government Relations Diary.
- January 2015
This newsletter addresses the Stand for Science district campaign, NIH institute strategic plans, congressional committee leadership, NIH primate researcher Stephen Suomi, and news and notes on what APA’s Science Government Relations staff have been up to.
- November 2014
This newsletter addresses social sciences research, changes made to psychology by Congress, Institute of Education Sciences research centers, veterans’ health, psychologists and Ebola, post-doctoral policy fellowships and the Government Relations Diary.
- October 2014
This newsletter addresses substance use and brain development, early-career NIH investigators, psychology and the news case study, House Science, Space, and Technology Committee grant information, and Government Relations Diary.
- September 2014
This newsletter addresses e-cigarette regulations, limiting conference attendance by federal scientists, the National Institute of Mental Health plans to merge two extramural funding divisions and the Government Relations diary.
- June 2014
This newsletter addresses science in local congressional districts, a bill to fund NIH in 2015, coalition of behavioral & social science organizations, APA Federal Budget Blog, APA's responds to NIH guidance on what constitutes 'significant change' in animal research activities, Patrick DeLeon advocacy award, Government Relations Diary and federal funding opportunities.
- May 2014
This newsletter highlights new director George Koob's meeting with friends of the NIAAA Coalition, the Uber CRAN inititiative, APAScience on Twitter and more.
- April 2014
This newsletter addresses Robert Kaplan leaving OBSSR for AHRQ, prescription drug overdose, veterans’ issues, mental health assessments for service members and veteran Reps and Senators leaving.
- February 2014
This newsletter addresses APA's grassroots advocacy platform, the Federal Budget Blog, updates on research, training and clinical work at Dept. of Veterans Affairs, the Friends of VA Medical Care and Health Research advocacy activities on Capitol Hill, science of behavior change, joint NIH council meeting, winter meeting of the NIMH advisory council and the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute research funding announcements.