BSSR News - Archived Posts

Archived announcements from the OBSSR and NIH as well as archived stories in the news about OBSSR.

Archived BSSR News posts by Year

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OBSSR announces the recipients of the R25 short courses on innovative methodologies and approaches in the behavioral and social sciences.
Psychological scientists have a ripe opportunity to train at the leading medical research agency in the United States. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is leading several high-profile initiatives, including the Cancer Moonshot, the All of Us p…
Launched on April 2, 2013, the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative is a large-scale, trans-agency effort aimed at revolutionizing our understanding of the human brain through accelerating technology develo…
OBSSR was created by Congress in 1993 and is responsible for coordinating the health-relevant behavioral and social sciences and identifying challenges and opportunities to advance these sciences at the NIH. The Office recently issued a Request for I…
For more than five decades, NICHD has provided both national and international leadership for research involving children, pregnant women, and people with disabilities. In the fields of developmental biology, reproductive health, child development, p…
NIH’s mission is to seek fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and to apply that knowledge to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce illness and disability. To achieve this mission, the NIH substantially invests in…