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.
Two important announcements: 1) The deadline for nominations has been extended to December 30, 2017 2) The email address in the original announcement was incorrect. If you submitted a nomination please confirm that it was received (see correct email below). Members of the Society for Psychophysiological Research are … Read More.
The Clinical Affective Neuroscience Laboratory at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is seeking a postdoctoral fellow. Our lab investigates the neurobiological basis of emotions and affective symptoms across the lifespan. Our ongoing NIH-funded studies examine emotional functioning in neurodegenerative diseases (e.g., older adults with frontotemporal dementia … Read More.
The University of Wisconsin – Madison Psychology Research Experience Program (PREP) is currently accepting applications for the summer of 2018. This summer research opportunity program (SROP) offers a 10-week program of mentored research, with an emphasis on applying tools of data science to problems in psychology and neuroscience. … Read More.
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.