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Presidential Column

The Importance of Psychological Research at NICHD

The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development is a major source of support and direction for psychological research. In his guest column, NICHD Director Alan Guttmacher discusses his vision of psychological science as a key component of biomedical research. ... More>


Observation

Neural Evidence for an Internal ‘Calorie Counter’

Our awareness of caloric content may be influenced more by our subconscious than by our conscious, found psychological scientists. ... More>


The Psychology Behind Our Collective Ebola Freak-Out


Observation

Psychological Science Coming Soon to an MCAT Near You

To better prepare future doctors for the advancing demands of healthcare in the US, a new section on behavioral and social sciences will be included on the MCAT in 2015. ... More>


What if Age Is Nothing but a Mind-Set?