National Cancer Institute (NCI)

The Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences Branch (BBPSB) is housed within the Behavioral Research Program (BRP) [1] which has long been known as the home for psychological and behavioral sciences within the National Cancer Institute (NCI). While BRP also supports and conducts applied research, BBPSB largely funds basic psychological science. More

One hundred fifty participants, evenly distributed among researchers, health care practitioners, and representatives of public and private funders and nonprofit public policy organizations, gathered last fall in Washington, D.C. for a “Designing for Dissemination” conference, sponsored by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the Center for the Advancement of Health and More

Arthritis patients using Palm Pilots to self-report their pain… A laboratory studying how people navigate the Internet… A web site to help others design “usable, useful and accessible” web sites… Methods developed to evaluate large federal research initiatives… An agenda to accelerate the testing, development and evaluation of health behavior More