The U.S. Federal Government has had the authorization to award prizes in biomedical research for several years, and multiple Institutes and Centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have participated (see http://www.challenge.gov and sort by the “National Institutes of Health” for more information). The National Institute on … Read More.
Please join the NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) and the NIH Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Coordinating Committee for the “NIH Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Festival: Connecting People to Advance Health,” on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. ET at the Natcher … Read More.
Decadal surveys are a signature type of study conducted through the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, with a rich history of success in the physical sciences. These surveys gather ideas and feedback from the research community in order to develop a plan that shapes future research … Read More.
Members of the Society for Psychophysiological Research are invited to submit nominations for this year’s Award for Distinguished Early Career Contributions to Psychophysiology. New this year, we plan to select two awardees, one male and one female. The period of eligibility is 8 years following the completion of … Read More.
FABBS has created a web page as a resource for interested scientists to track the ongoing discussion on NIH’s broadening of the definition of clinical trials to include basic science research. This web page contains NIH communications on the issue as well as responses from scientists, scientific societies, … Read More.
The American Psychiatric Association has invited researchers in mental health related fields to submit proposals for revision to the manual for the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). This opportunity is of potential interest to clinically-oriented psychophysiologists because the use of biological (including neural and … Read More.
This newsletter is created by the SPR committee to Promote Student Interests and is sent to current student and general members. Please forward to your own students and any interested colleagues. What’s in this issue? Planning your 2017 Vienna Adventure! Read about some of the exciting invited speakers … Read More.