Psychological Science Agenda

A publication of the Science Directorate
January 2007 | Vol. 21, No. 1

SCIENCE BRIEFS

The Realities of Conducting Laboratory Animal Research

By Nancy K. Dess, PhD

Funding is a serious challenge for many psychologists, but those working with lab animals have been particularly hard hit by policy shifts in federal agencies.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN

  • Healthy Science at NIH
    Advancing our understanding and treatment of cancer, drug abuse, age-related disorders, or mental disorders requires a deep understanding of every facet, every cause, and every interaction.
    By Steven Breckler, PhD

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • January 2007 Announcements
    Call for Applications for the 2007 Lizette Peterson Homer Memorial Injury Research Grant; Applications Available for Undergraduate Summer Science Programs; Call for Nominations: Master Lecturers and Distinguished Scientist Lecturers; Call for Nominations: Neal Miller Distinguished Lecture; Call for Nominations for the 2007 APA Science Student Council (APASSC); Upcoming Application Deadlines: Advanced Training Institutes (ATIs); 2007 Oswald-Külpe-Award for the Experimental Study of Higher Mental Processes; Apply for an APA Convention Student Travel Award!; Call for Applications: Mentoring Fellowship Award for Advanced Graduate and Postdoctoral Students