Psychological Science Agenda

A publication of the Science Directorate
October 2007 |Vol. 21, No. 9

SCIENCE BRIEFS

Centers for Disease Control: A Source of Funding for Behavioral Science Research in Violence Prevention

By W. Rodney Hammond, PhD

Public health has a far greater reach than just the control and prevention of infectious disease.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN

  • Just Curious
    I prefer that research be motivated by a specific strategic goal – to solve a problem that many others (not just me) want to see solved. My ideal is what Donald Stokes would call Pasteur’s Quadrant – research motivated by the need to solve practical problems.
    By Steven Breckler, PhD

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