The Association for Psychological Science (APS) Observer has released the news story below titled Congress Stops NIH from Implementing New Clinical Trials Policy: The US Congress has directed the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to “delay enforcement” of a new policy that would reclassify basic research involving humans as … Read More.
Psychological science is in the midst of a period of renewed focus on issues of replicability, rigor, and openness. What does this mean for psychophysiological research? Come join us in our discussion of this at the 2018 meeting of SPR (October 3-7 in Quebec City; submit your poster … Read More.
The Spring 2018 edition of the SPR Student Newsletter is now available!
The NIH’s Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) has announced that it will host the 11th Matilda White Riley Behavioral and Social Science Honors on Thursday, May 31st, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. Early career scientists are invited … Read More.
The Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences (FABBS) has issued a new blog post discussing the recent updates on basic science and clinical trials at NIH. Limping Toward the Goal Posts: Basic Science and Clinical Trials at NIH January 23, 2018 by FABBS Paula Skedsvold and … Read More.
The team of researchers from the Social and Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory at Mackenzie Presbyterian University (Brazil) are pleased to announce the upcoming Advanced Workshop – the Sao Paulo School of Advanced Science in Social and Affective Neuroscience – on “How social and affective neuroscience can explain various aspects … Read More.
Training opportunities concern elucidation of psychosocial and behavioral factors leading to cardiovascular disease, obesity and diabetes. Topics include: childhood origins of cardiovascular risk; personality, stress, and social processes; role of socioeconomic status, ethnicity, gender and sleep; biological mechanisms underlying disease risk; genetic influences; and psychosocial interventions. Program is … Read More.