Letters supporting LGB research

Letters Supporting LGB Research

APA sent letters to the following people asking them to support the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, in the reissuing of NIH Program Announcement entitled Behavioral, Social, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Research with Diverse Populations, PA-O1-096, which was released in May 2001 and expired June 1, 2004.

The primary focus of the program announcement was research on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered and related populations

  • Virginia Cain, PhD 
    Acting Director 
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research 
    National Institutes of Health

  • Vivian W. Pinn, MD 
    Office of Research on Women's Health 
    National Institutes of Health

  • Duane F. Alexander, MD
    National Institute for Child Health and Human Development

  • Nora D. Volkow, MD
    National Institute on Drug Abuse

  • Thomas R. Insel, MD
    National Institute of Mental Health