Observer Article

NIH Seeks Comments on Data Sharing

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking comments on a draft statement regarding research data sharing. Under the draft policy, investigators supported by NIH funding will be expected to […]... More>


Observer Article

NIMH Study: Blacks Mentally Healthier

Contrary to earlier research, mental health disorders in African Americans occur less often than their white counterparts, according to preliminary epidemiological findings from a study sponsored by the National Institute […]... More>


Presidential Column

Gaining Traction for Psychology in the Public Arena

Darley In previous columns, I expressed concerns about the relative lack of psychology’s presence in the public policy arena, and examined some of the reasons for that absence. Here, I […]... More>


Observer Article

Acting Director Puts Teeth in NIDA’s Mission

What’s a dentist doing at the helm of the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA)? The short answer is: collaboration, translation, and prevention. Hanson Asked to lead NIDA after the […]... More>