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National Institutes of Health Announce Intent to Publish 4 Funding Opportunity Announcements

The National Institutes of Health Science of Behavior Change (SOBC) Common Fund Program intends to support a collaborative research infrastructure involving an interdisciplinary team of basic and clinical scientists to develop the foundation for an experimental medicine approach to behavior change. ... More>


Does Punishing Speeders Prevent Speeding?

New research finds that tickets and citations may be important tools in convincing drivers to put the brakes on speeding. ... More>


Can Electronic Monitoring Improve Employee Performance?

New technology is allowing employers to keep tabs on workers like never before, and a new study finds that electronic observation may actually improve performance on the job. ... More>


Science Still Doesn’t Understand Video Games


Fears and Beliefs About Pain and Dentistry Predict Treatment-Seeking Behavior

Cameron L. Randall, West Virginia University, present his research on "Fears and Beliefs about Pain and Dentistry Predict Treatment-Seeking Behavior" at the 2104 APS Annual Convention in San Francisco. ... More>