behavioral sciences


Summary: Disciplines concerned with the study of human and animal behavior.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Culture of science: strange history of the methodological thinking in psychology
    Aaro Toomela
    Department of Special Education, University of Tartu, Salme la, Tartu 50103, Estonia
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 41:6-20. 2007
  2. doi Assessment of spatial memory using the radial arm maze and Morris water maze
    Gary L Wenk
    University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
  3. ncbi A framework for the unification of the behavioral sciences
    Herbert Gintis
    Behavioral Sciences, Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, NM 87501, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 30:1-16; discussion 16-61. 2007
  4. ncbi The Hirsch h index in a non-mainstream area: methodology of the behavioral sciences in Spain
    Miguel A García-Pérez
    Departamento de Metodologia, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Complutense, Campus de Somosaguas, 28223 Madrid, Spain
    Span J Psychol 12:833-49. 2009
  5. ncbi Agent-based modeling in the social and behavioral sciences
    Euel Elliott
    Department of Social Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 75083 0688, USA
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 8:121-30. 2004
  6. doi Social transmission of food preference in mice
    Craige C Wrenn
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
  7. doi Assessment of learning and memory using the autoshaping of operant responding in mice
    James E Barrett
    Memory Pharmaceuticals, Montvale, New Jersey, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
  8. doi Cued and contextual fear conditioning in mice
    Jeanne M Wehner
    University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
  9. doi Animal tests of anxiety
    Sandra E File
    King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
  10. doi Place preference test in rodents
    Sylvain Roux
    Porsolt and Partners Pharmacology, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2003

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  1. ncbi Culture of science: strange history of the methodological thinking in psychology
    Aaro Toomela
    Department of Special Education, University of Tartu, Salme la, Tartu 50103, Estonia
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 41:6-20. 2007
    ..These limits have hindered the growth of knowledge in the behavioral sciences. A new return to an updated version of the German-Austrian methodological trajectory is suggested.
  2. doi Assessment of spatial memory using the radial arm maze and Morris water maze
    Gary L Wenk
    University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..This unit describes protocols for the radial arm maze task and the water maze task, both of which require intact spatial memory abilities...
  3. ncbi A framework for the unification of the behavioral sciences
    Herbert Gintis
    Behavioral Sciences, Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, NM 87501, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 30:1-16; discussion 16-61. 2007
    ..The mind as a decision-making organ then becomes the organizing principle of psychology...
  4. ncbi The Hirsch h index in a non-mainstream area: methodology of the behavioral sciences in Spain
    Miguel A García-Pérez
    Departamento de Metodologia, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Complutense, Campus de Somosaguas, 28223 Madrid, Spain
    Span J Psychol 12:833-49. 2009
    ..exhaustive computation and analysis of h indices for 204 faculty members in the area of Methodology of the Behavioral Sciences in Spain, an area where h indices tend to be low worldwide...
  5. ncbi Agent-based modeling in the social and behavioral sciences
    Euel Elliott
    Department of Social Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 75083 0688, USA
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 8:121-30. 2004
  6. doi Social transmission of food preference in mice
    Craige C Wrenn
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..This unit describes a method for performing STFP in mutant mice. The method explains how to address potential confounding factors and avoid possible pitfalls...
  7. doi Assessment of learning and memory using the autoshaping of operant responding in mice
    James E Barrett
    Memory Pharmaceuticals, Montvale, New Jersey, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..The method has applications in the study of the acquisition of behavior (learning) as well as for the assessment of memory or retention of that task...
  8. doi Cued and contextual fear conditioning in mice
    Jeanne M Wehner
    University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..Clinically, it is has relevance to human behavior in that fear conditioning can be produced in humans, and damage to the amygdala prevents fear conditioning...
  9. doi Animal tests of anxiety
    Sandra E File
    King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..The protocols are described in terms of drug screening tests, but can be modified easily for other purposes...
  10. doi Place preference test in rodents
    Sylvain Roux
    Porsolt and Partners Pharmacology, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2003
    ..Due to the recent availability of multiple lines of genetically modified mice, this unit includes procedures for testing place preference in both rats and mice...
  11. doi Assessment of sustained and divided attention in rats
    H Moore Arnold
    Sention Pharmaceutical, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2003
    ..This unit describes protocols for the radial arm maze task and the water maze task, both of which require intact spatial memory abilities...
  12. doi Direct, continuous behavioral analysis of drug action on feeding
    Simon Goodson
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
  13. doi Macronutrient selection in experimental animals
    Robin B Kanarek
    Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..g., pregnancy; lactation and increased energy expenditure) or disease states (e.g., diabetes; and obesity) on nutrient intakes...
  14. ncbi Perspectives on behavioral and social science research on cancer screening
    William Rakowski
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Cancer 101:1118-30. 2004
    ..The other articles in the current supplement presented many more lessons in a variety of areas, and other authors are encouraged to write similar articles that help to identify general themes characterizing cancer screening research...
  15. ncbi [Improving medical education by enhancing behavioural and social science content of medical school curricular (not only in the USA)]
    Uwe Koch
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 54:307. 2004
  16. doi Animal models of painful diabetic neuropathy: the STZ rat model
    Thomas J Morrow
    VA Medical Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..Several behavioral assays are described, which are routinely used to assess different aspects of neuropathic pain in this animal model of diabetes mellitus, including mechanical allodynia and heat hyperalgesia...
  17. doi Conditioned flavor aversions: assessment of drug-induced suppression of food intake
    Anthony L Riley
    The American University, Washington, DC, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2004
    ..g., in presentation of the ingesta and drug for other species. Familiar and novel foods may be used instead of solutions, with similar results...
  18. pmc Science and Human Behavior translated into Portuguese: Ciência e Comportamento Humano
    João Claudio Todorov
    Universidade Catolica de Goias
    J Exp Anal Behav 80:341-3. 2003
    ..Keller to Brazil. The book has been used continuously in undergraduate courses in Brazil since 1967...
  19. pmc Science and Human Behavior: a tutorial in behavior analysis
    Jack Michael
    Psychology Department, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo 49008, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 80:321-8. 2003
    ..I describe four general interpretive orientations or maxims that are of broad significance for behavior analysis, and also two underappreciated major theoretical contributions...
  20. ncbi Overcoming barriers to teaching the behavioral and social sciences to medical students
    Jochanan Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acad Med 78:372-80. 2003
    ..This approach emphasizes the clinical relevance of the BSS, defines learning priorities, and promotes cooperation between clinical faculty and behavioral scientists...
  21. ncbi Psychobiology and Neuroscience at the Florida State University: a history
    Michael E Rashotte
    Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    Physiol Behav 86:261-4. 2005
    ..This paper traces some main developments in our 50-year history of these research and training efforts...
  22. ncbi G*Power 3: a flexible statistical power analysis program for the social, behavioral, and biomedical sciences
    Franz Faul
    Institut fur Psychologie, Christian Albrechts Universitat Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Behav Res Methods 39:175-91. 2007
    ..Like its predecessors, G*Power 3 is free...
  23. pmc Herbert Spencer's contributions to behavior analysis: a retrospective review of principles of psychology
    Julian C Leslie
    School of Psychology, University of Ulster Coleraine, Northern Ireland, UK
    J Exp Anal Behav 86:123-9. 2006
    ..F. Skinner's in this important area of debate...
  24. ncbi Relevant behavioural and social science for medical undergraduates: a comparison of specialist and non-specialist educators
    Sarah Peters
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Liverpool, Royal Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool L69 3GA, UK
    Med Educ 40:1020-6. 2006
    ..To compare what medical educators who are specialists in the behavioural and social sciences and their non-specialist counterparts consider to be core concepts that medical graduates should understand...
  25. ncbi Psychology is about processes
    Stellan Ohlsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago, BSB 1050C, M C 285, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 41:28-34; discussion 75-82. 2007
    ..Modem cognitive psychology has began to remedy those problems, in part by proposing broad, integrative theories. It is not useful to subdivide psychology into "schools of thought" defined by their methodological practices...
  26. ncbi Cultural complexities and scientific development
    Angela Uchoa Branco
    Instiruto de Psicologia, University of Brasilia, Brasilia 70900, Brazil
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 41:41-9; discussion 75-82. 2007
    ..From a contemporary systemic approach, complex issues deserve more sophisticated analysis...
  27. ncbi Conversation with Joseph V. Brady
    Joseph V Brady
    Addiction 100:1805-12. 2005
  28. ncbi Behavioral science comes of age
    Alan I Leshner
    Science 316:953. 2007
  29. ncbi Beyond dichotomy--towards creative synthesis
    Tatsuya Sato
    Department of Psychology, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 41:50-9; discussion 75-82. 2007
    ..To us this direction constitutes an updated version of the German-Austrian methodology exactly as Toomela suggests...
  30. ncbi Overcoming psychology's methodology: finding synthesis beyond the American and German-Austrian division
    Brady Wagoner
    University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 41:60-74; discussion 75-82. 2007
    ..The new methodology borrows from both traditions advancing via rich description of single cases and their qualitative transformation to complex theory capable of explaining all individual cases...
  31. doi Assessment of murine startle reactivity, prepulse inhibition, and habituation
    Mark A Geyer
    University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2003
  32. ncbi Exploring barriers to teaching behavioural and social sciences in medical education
    Andrea Litva
    Division of Primary Care, School of Population, Community and Behavioural Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Med Educ 42:309-14. 2008
    ..Yet, despite the presence of the behavioural and social sciences (B&SS) in medical curricula in the UK for the past 30 years, barriers to their implementation in medical education remain...
  33. ncbi Herbert Simon and the GSIA: building an interdisciplinary community
    Hunter Crowther-Heyck
    University of Oklahoma, USA
    J Hist Behav Sci 42:311-34. 2006
  34. ncbi Neurobiology of behaviour. Editorial overview
    John H Byrne
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 16:668-71. 2006
  35. ncbi When scientific knowledge becomes scientific discovery: the disappearance of classical conditioning before Pavlov
    Cheryl A Logan
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    J Hist Behav Sci 38:393-403. 2002
    ..I describe Kreidl's work and discuss several factors that may have led to the disappearance of conditioning prior to its rediscovery by Pavlov...
  36. ncbi Latino oral health: A research agenda toward eliminating oral health disparities
    Francisco Ramos-Gomez
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif, 94143 0753, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:1231-40. 2005
    ..The Hispanic population has become the largest minority group in the United States, resulting in an increase in oral health care demands. Developing a research agenda and promoting collaboration on Latino oral health issues are crucial...
  37. ncbi Missing data: prevalence and reporting practices
    Todd E Bodner
    Department of Psychology, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97207, USA
    Psychol Rep 99:675-80. 2006
    ..One may consider these results as baseline data to assess progress as reporting standards evolve for studies with missing data. Some potential reporting standards are discussed...
  38. pmc Use of social and behavioral sciences by public health departments in major cities
    Marybeth Shinn
    New York University, New York, New York, USA
    J Urban Health 80:616-24. 2003
    ..Commissioners generally found the approaches valuable, but articulated barriers to more widespread adoption...
  39. ncbi The Beer/Bethe/Uexküll paper (1899) and misinterpretations surrounding 'vitalistic behaviorism'
    Florian Mildenberger
    Institute for the History of Medicine, Lessingstrasse 2, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Hist Philos Life Sci 28:175-89. 2006
    ..However, this did not change his adoption of behaviorism...
  40. ncbi Burt's twins: a question of numbers
    David Burbridge
    J Hist Behav Sci 42:335-52. 2006
    ..There are also serious difficulties with his claim to have studied 12 pairs born to middle-class parents. It is highly improbable that Burt could have located a majority of these cases through personal contacts as he claimed...
  41. ncbi Patrons of the revolution. Ideals and institutions in postwar behavioral science
    Hunter Crowther-Heyck
    Department of History of Science, University of Oklahoma, 601 Elm, Room 625, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
    Isis 97:420-46. 2006
    ..The essay also suggests that the widespread concern among social scientists in the 1970s and 1980s that their fields were fragmenting was at least in part an unintended consequence of the rise of the second system...
  42. ncbi Gregory Bateson on deutero-learning and double bind: a brief conceptual history
    Max Visser
    Department of Business Administration, Nijmegen School of Management, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Hist Behav Sci 39:269-78. 2003
    ..To support this argument, the development of both concepts is traced to the work of Gregory Bateson. In Bateson's thinking, the two concepts have a firm base in dyadic behavior and interaction...
  43. ncbi Toward a racial abyss: eugenics, Wickliffe Draper, and the origins of The Pioneer Fund
    Michael G Kenny
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Simon Fraser University
    J Hist Behav Sci 38:259-83. 2002
    ..Draper himself, his concerns about racial degeneration, and his relation to the eugenics movement. In conclusion, it evaluates the official history of the fund...
  44. ncbi [Straus: the two medical sociologies]
    Everardo Duarte Nunes
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva e Social, Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:467-71. 2007
    ..In the work reviewed, Straus establishes the differences between sociology in medicine and medical sociology. Comments are made on the current perspective of medical sociology and about the author...
  45. pmc Science and Human Behavior at fifty
    Carol Pilgrim
    Department of Psychology, University of North Caroina at Wilmington, 28403, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 80:329-40. 2003
    ..S&HB was written as an introductory psychology text--a vigorous use of the book in our teaching could do much to benefit the dissemination of behavior analysis...
  46. pmc A still great voice: the golden sovereignty of Science and Human Behavior
    M Jackson Marr
    Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 80:311-2. 2003
  47. ncbi Effects of differential experience on the brain and behavior
    Mark R Rosenzweig
    Department of Psychology, University of California Berkeley, 94720 1650, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:523-40. 2003
    ..Nevertheless, the variety of findings of plasticity are encouraging for education and for recovery of function...
  48. ncbi Francis Bacon's behavioral psychology
    Paul S MacDonald
    Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    J Hist Behav Sci 43:285-303. 2007
  49. ncbi Epidemiology of injuries: current trends and future challenges
    E J MacKenzie
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 22:112-9. 2000
    ..on effective collaborations between epidemiologists and scientists from other disciplines, including the behavioral sciences, sociology, criminology, law, engineering, and biomechanics...
  50. ncbi Swedish and Finnish dental practitioners' opinions of their undergraduate education
    E Widstrom
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 16:139-42. 1988
    ..clinical dental subjects were highly valued, while basic science subjects but also subjects in medical and behavioral sciences were given low values...
  51. ncbi A clinically meaningful theory of outcome measures in rehabilitation medicine
    Robert W Massof
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Appl Meas 11:253-70. 2010
    ..In the behavioral sciences, latent variables are analogous to intensive physical variables such as temperature and manifest variables ..
  52. ncbi A medical informatics curriculum for 21st century family practice residencies
    Charles J Zelnick
    Cedar Rapids Medical Education Foundation, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
    Fam Med 34:685-91. 2002
    An informatics curriculum was developed by integrating evidence-based medicine, communication and behavioral sciences, patient education, and computer skills...
  53. ncbi Behavioral medicine and health psychology in a changing world
    J J Conger
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver 80262
    Child Abuse Negl 11:443-53. 1987
    ..psychology have only recently emerged as recognized, highly visible disciplines within medicine and the behavioral sciences. The rapid development of these fields has resulted partly from important scientific advances in the ..
  54. ncbi The Medical Humanities at the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine: historical, theoretical, and curricular perspectives
    Delese Wear
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Human Values in Medicine Program, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio 44272, USA
    Acad Med 78:997-1000. 2003
    ..College of Medicine is composed of 120 required hours in medical humanities, social sciences, and behavioral sciences. In addition to a required HVM month in the fourth year when the bulk of the course work is completed, ..
  55. ncbi Improving childhood asthma outcomes in the United States: a blueprint for policy action
    Marielena Lara
    University of California Los Angeles RAND Program on Latino Children with Asthma RAND Health, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    Pediatrics 109:919-30. 2002
    ..The objective of this project was to create a blueprint for improvement of national policy in this area...
  56. ncbi There's no such thing as "nonjudgmental" debriefing: a theory and method for debriefing with good judgment
    Jenny W Rudolph
    Center for Medical Simulation, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Simul Healthc 1:49-55. 2006
    ..The approach draws on theory and empirical findings from a 35-year research program in the behavioral sciences on how to improve professional effectiveness through "reflective practice...
  57. ncbi Expanding responsible conduct of research instruction across the university
    Ruth Ellen Bulger
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Acad Med 82:876-8. 2007 2000 specifically expanded the policy's scope to include disciplines outside the biomedical and behavioral sciences, thus creating a need for RCR education in such fields as economics, education, mathematics, and ..
  58. ncbi The meaning of malingering data: further applications of Bayes' theorem
    D Mossman
    W S U Department of Psychiatry, Dayton, OH 45401 0927, USA
    Behav Sci Law 18:761-79. 2000
    A previous Behavioral Sciences and the Law article (Mossman & Hart, 1996) asserted that information from malingering tests is best conceptualized using Bayes' theorem, and that courts therefore deserve Bayesian interpretations when ..
  59. ncbi Mitigation of three types of stress on cognitive performance
    Dennis K McBride
    Potomac Institute of Policy Studies, Arlington, VA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:B12-4. 2007
    ..behavior, based on laboratory and simulation experiments, continues to be a major challenge in the applied behavioral sciences, particularly cognitive psychology...
  60. ncbi Useful effect size interpretations for single case research
    Richard I Parker
    Department of Educational Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843, USA
    Behav Ther 38:95-105. 2007
    ..They are: (a) Cohen's (Cohen, J. (1988). Statistical power analysis for the behavioral sciences (2nd ed.). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum) "Percent of Nonoverlapping Data" (CPND), (b) Parker et al...
  61. ncbi What to say to a skeptical metaphysician: a defense manual for cognitive and behavioral scientists
    Don Ross
    Department of Philosophy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1260, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 27:603-27; discussion 627-47. 2004
    ..We argue that the prescribed return to reductionism would be disastrous for the cognitive and behavioral sciences, requiring the dismantling of most existing achievements and placing intolerable restrictions on further ..
  62. ncbi Securing the future of nutritional sciences through integrative graduate education
    Lindsay H Allen
    Graduate Nutrition Education Committee, American Society for Nutritional Sciences, 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814 3990, USA
    J Nutr 132:779-84. 2002
    ..the social and biological sciences, notably genetics, genomic technologies, computational statistics, and behavioral sciences. The most exciting academic challenges and employment opportunities for nutritional sciences graduates ..
  63. ncbi Historical generations and psychology. The case of the Great Depression and World War II
    Lloyd H Rogler
    Fordham University, USA
    Am Psychol 57:1013-23. 2002
    The author assembles a theory of historical generations from dispersed sources in the social and behavioral sciences and in the humanities, differentiates the theory from formulations of other generation concepts, and applies it to ..
  64. ncbi Forensic psychiatry, neuroscience, and the law
    J Arturo Silva
    P O Box 20928, San Jose, CA 95160, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 37:489-502. 2009
    The rise of modern neuroscience is transforming psychiatry and other behavioral sciences. Neuroscientific progress also has had major impact in forensic neuropsychiatric practice, resulting in the increased use of neuroscientific ..
  65. ncbi [Antisocial behavior of adolescents and home environment--need for a multidisciplinary model]
    P A Rydelius
    Institutionen for kvinnors och barns halsa, barn och ungdomspsykiatriska enheten, Astrid Lindgrens barnsjukhus, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 98:2313-6, 2319-21. 2001
    ..and social psychiatry showed the need for a multidisciplinary view at the border between medicine and behavioral sciences. Both Swedish and international research in the area has clearly demonstrated that factors relating to ..
  66. ncbi Demonstrating translational research for mental health services: an example from stigma research
    Patrick W Corrigan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60477, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 5:79-88. 2003 expand the conceptual and methodological base of mental health services with knowledge gained from basic behavioral sciences such as cognitive, developmental, and social psychology...
  67. ncbi Diagnosis of rickets and reassessment of prevalence among rural children in northern China
    Mark A Strand
    Medical Programs Department, Shanxi Evergreen Service, Taiyuan, Shanxi, China
    Pediatr Int 49:202-9. 2007
    ..Rates of rickets from 15.9 to 26.7% have been reported in China...
  68. ncbi Developing human functioning and rehabilitation research. Part II: Interdisciplinary university centers and national and regional collaboration networks
    Gerold Stucki
    Swiss Paraplegic Research, Nottwil, Switzerland
    J Rehabil Med 39:334-42. 2007
    ..research that crosses the boundaries of the natural sciences and engineering research, the human and behavioral sciences, the social sciences and a wide range of related scientific areas...
  69. ncbi Measuring self-care in chronic heart failure: a review of the psychometric properties of clinical instruments
    Jan Cameron
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 24:E10-22. 2009
    ..Both researchers and health professionals need to utilize instruments that are reliable and valid at measuring this outcome to advance our understanding as to the efficacy of clinical practice directed toward improving self-care...
  70. ncbi Is tenure justified? An experimental study of faculty beliefs about tenure, promotion, and academic freedom
    Stephen J Ceci
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 29:553-69; discussion 569-94. 2006
    The behavioral sciences have come under attack for writings and speech that affront sensitivities. At such times, academic freedom and tenure are invoked to forestall efforts to censure and terminate jobs...
  71. ncbi Understanding the scope and practice of behavioral medicine in family medicine
    Oliver Oyama
    University of South Florida Morton Plant Mease, Family Medicine Residency Program, Clearwater, FL 33755, USA
    Fam Med 41:578-84. 2009
    ..Behavioral medicine is the discipline representing the contribution of the behavioral sciences to medicine and encompasses a broad field of knowledge and practice...
  72. ncbi The recovery education in the academy program: transforming academic curricula with the principles of recovery and self-determination
    Lisa A Razzano
    University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 34:130-6. 2010
    ..This article describes a curricular transformation initiative, the Recovery Education in the Academy Program (REAP), spearheaded by the University of Illinois at Chicago's National Research and Training Center on Psychiatric Disability...
  73. pmc The 21st century: the age of family medicine research?
    Cindy L K Lam
    Family Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
    Ann Fam Med 2:S50-4. 2004
    ..much expertise in studying common illnesses; the integration of medical, psychological, social, and behavioral sciences; patient-centered care; and health services delivery...
  74. ncbi The ecological level of analysis: can neogibsonian principles be applied beyond perception and action?
    David Travieso
    Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Campus de Cantoblanco, 28049, Madrid, Spain
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 43:393-405. 2009
    ..and action, in research areas such as social psychology? Charles (Integrative Psychological & Behavioral Sciences 43(1) 53-66 2009) warns ecological psychologists interested in this question that much time and effort can ..
  75. ncbi Clinical assessment in disaster mental health: a logic of case formulation
    O Lee McCabe
    Department of Mental Health, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 2:297-306. 2007
    ..a comprehensive model for assessing patients developed at the Johns Hopkins Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Relating it to the field of disaster mental health for the first time here, the approach uses four ..
  76. ncbi Can behavioral evolution be measured on a staircase? A commentary
    Celia L Moore
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Boston, MA 02125, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 44:16-20. 2004
    ..Although the differences between comparative psychologists and biologists may be blurred in the process, the behavioral sciences will be better served by a rich biological approach to evolution than by a uniquely psychological approach.
  77. ncbi Asymptotic and resampling strategies for assessing and comparing indirect effects in multiple mediator models
    Kristopher J Preacher
    Department of Pxychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 7556, USA
    Behav Res Methods 40:879-91. 2008
    Hypotheses involving mediation are common in the behavioral sciences. Mediation exists when a predictor affects a dependent variable indirectly through at least one intervening variable, or mediator...
  78. ncbi Illicit drug use research in Latin America: epidemiology service use, and HIV
    Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Center for Reducing Health Disparities, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:S85-93. 2006 and national searches using the following databases: Current Contents Connect, Social and Behavioral Sciences; EBSCO; EMBASE(R) Psychiatry; Evidence Based Medicine (through OVID); Medline, Neurosciences, PsychINFO, ..
  79. ncbi Diversity initiatives in academic psychiatry: applying cultural competence
    Russell F Lim
    UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 32:283-90. 2008
    ..This article describes the process of change in an academic department of psychiatry that has led to the development of a diversity initiative in teaching, research, recruitment, and services...
  80. ncbi Inhabitants' environmental perceptions in the city of Rome within the framework for urban biosphere reserves of the UNESCO programme on man and biosphere
    Mirilia Bonnes
    University of Rome La Sapienza, Department of Social and Developmental Psychology, Via dei Marsi 78, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1023:175-86. 2004
    ..the biosphere reserve concept, in supporting the collaboration between natural-biological and social-behavioral sciences when dealing with biodiversity conservation problems and with urban ecosystems...
  81. ncbi A generalized rank-order method for nonparametric analysis of data from exercise science: a tutorial
    J R Thomas
    Department of Health and Human Performance at Iowa State University, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 70:11-23. 1999
    ..of the assumption that data are normally distributed occur in exercise science and other life and behavioral sciences. When this assumption is violated, parametric statistical analyses may be inappropriate for data analysis...
  82. ncbi Salivary glands - "an unisex organ'?
    Y T Konttinen
    Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Oral Dis 16:577-85. 2010
    ..Indeed, saliva can find use as sample material in sports medicine, pediatrics, veterinary medicine and behavioral sciences. Last but not least, humans and other primates are unique in that they have a reticular zone in their ..
  83. ncbi Expectancy and risk for alcoholism: the unfortunate exploitation of a fundamental characteristic of neurobehavioral adaptation
    Mark S Goldman
    Alcohol and Substance Use Research Institute, Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa 33624 8200, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:737-46. 2002
    ..By using four principles that bear on the integration of knowledge in the biological and behavioral sciences-consilience, conservation, contingency, and emergence-these developments are merged into an integrated ..
  84. ncbi Terrorism and the behavioral sciences
    Ronald Schouten
    Harvard Medical School and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:369-78. 2010
    ..In addition to reviewing areas in which the behavioral sciences have made contributions in addressing this problem, this article discusses the developing roles for ..
  85. ncbi A power primer
    J Cohen
    New York University, USA
    Psychol Bull 112:155-9. 1992
    One possible reason for the continued neglect of statistical power analysis in research in the behavioral sciences is the inaccessibility of or difficulty with the standard material...
  86. ncbi Flying personal planes: modeling the airport choices of general aviation pilots using stated preference methodology
    M J Camasso
    Center for Urban Policy Research and School of Social Work, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA
    Hum Factors 43:392-404. 2001
    ..Actual or potential applications include the development of structured decision-making instruments in the behavioral sciences and in human service programs.
  87. ncbi Learning from research on the information behaviour of healthcare professionals: a review of the literature 2004-2008 with a focus on emotion
    Ina Fourie
    Department of Information Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa
    Health Info Libr J 26:171-86. 2009
    ..Findings were intended to offer guidelines on information services and information literacy training, to note gaps in research and to raise research interest...
  88. ncbi Death, life, scarcity, and value: an alternative perspective on the meaning of death
    Laura A King
    Department of Psychological Sciences, 210 McAlester Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:1459-62. 2009
    That the scarcity of objects enhances their value is a widely known principle in the behavioral sciences. In addition, research has demonstrated that attaching high value to an object produces biased perceptions of its scarcity...
  89. pmc Maximizing resilience through diverse levels of inquiry: Prevailing paradigms, possibilities, and priorities for the future
    Suniya S Luthar
    Department of Counseling and Clinical PsychologyColumbia University Teachers College, New York, NY 10027 6696, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:931-55. 2007
    ..from biology, resilience developmental researchers would do well to draw upon relevant evidence from other behavioral sciences as well, notably anthropology as well as family, counseling, and social psychology...
  90. ncbi Community science, philosophy of science, and the practice of research
    Jacob Kraemer Tebes
    Division of Prevention and Community Research and The Consultation Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 35:213-30. 2005
    ..explicit, trace their intellectual history, and propose a shift in the way research in the social and behavioral sciences, and community science in particular, is conceptualized and practiced...
  91. ncbi Inappropriate antimicrobial use and potential solutions: a Middle Eastern perspective
    Jaffar A Al-Tawfiq
    Saudi Aramco Medical Services Organization, Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:765-74. 2010
    ..public health, microbiology, animal husbandry, the pharmaceutical and agriculture industries as well as behavioral sciences. In the Middle East, antimicrobial resistance is a crisis at the present time...
  92. ncbi Commentary on the AHRQ report on research on meditation practices in health
    David W Orme-Johnson
    Maharishi University of Management Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:1215-21. 2008
    ..trials have their place in demonstrating clinical efficacy, few if any of the major ideas in the basic or behavioral sciences have come from randomized trails...
  93. ncbi Building a new biodevelopmental framework to guide the future of early childhood policy
    Jack P Shonkoff
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Child Dev 81:357-67. 2010
    ..that evidence-based interventions can improve life outcomes, and dramatic advances in the biological and behavioral sciences now provide an opportunity to augment those impacts...
  94. ncbi Behavioral methods used in the study of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid nutrition in primate infants
    S E Carlson
    Schools of Allied Health, Nursing, and Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 661620 7600, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:268S-74S. 2000
    ..outcomes that have been evaluated in LCPUFA studies represent only a fraction of those available in the behavioral sciences. Specific developmental domains have been studied less often than global development, even though studies ..
  95. ncbi On the shoulders of a giant: the legacy of Matilda White Riley for gerontology
    Dale Dannefer
    Department of Sociology, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S296-S304. 2005 developing an institutional infrastructure to support and sustain research on aging in the social and behavioral sciences. Although short of physical stature, Riley's contributions to gerontology are enormous...
  96. pmc Research productivity of members of IADR Behavioral Sciences and Health Services Research Group: relationship to professional and personal factors
    Peter Milgrom
    Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    J Dent Educ 72:1142-8. 2008
    ..the research productivity of the members of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) Behavioral Sciences and Health Services Research Group and examines personal and professional factors related to greater ..
  97. ncbi Problems in the diagnosis of fragile X syndrome in young children are still present
    C Stoll
    Service de Genetique Medicale, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire, Strasbourg, France
    Am J Med Genet 100:110-5. 2001
    ..Careful clinical examination of young children and DNA screening in case of doubt, and education of professionals in medical specialty areas, behavioral sciences, education, and other fields are recommended.
  98. ncbi Early convergence research and education supported by the National Science Foundation
    William Sims Bainbridge
    Division for Information and Intelligent Systems, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22230, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1013:234-58. 2004
    ..Because it supports research across all major branches of science and technology, including the social and behavioral sciences, the NSF has been a focus of discussions about converging technologies to enhance human capabilities and ..
  99. ncbi Effects of psychological and social factors on organic disease: a critical assessment of research on coronary heart disease
    David S Krantz
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 4799, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 53:341-69. 2002
    An extensive research literature in the behavioral sciences and medicine suggests that psychological and social factors may play a direct role in organic coronary artery disease (CAD) pathology...
  100. ncbi Free will in context: a contemporary philosophical perspective
    Patrick Grim
    Group for Logic and Formal Semantics, Department of Philosophy, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Behav Sci Law 25:183-201. 2007
    ..Final sections draw out the implications of contemporary compatibilism for the brain and behavioral sciences and for the law.

Research Grants65

  1. CRF-Oxytocin Interaction in the Regulation of Stress and Affect
    Joanna Dabrowska; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Larry Young, are both senior, NIH- funded faculty members in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University. Their labs are located at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center. Dr...
  2. HIV Implementation Science Research Training Program
    Arthur L Reingold; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g. Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Informatics, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Health Policy and Policy Analysis, and Economics) and thereby augment its ability to provide masters and ..
  3. Serotonergic Immunomodulation in Neuroinflammatory Disease
    ..Neumaier Laboratory at Harborview Research and Training Building, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA B...
  4. Web-Based Program to Improve Antidepressant Medication Adherence
    Rebekah K Hersch; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Wayne Katon, Professor of Psychiatry and Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Washington Medical Center...
  5. Behavior Therapy for Adults with Tourette Syndrome
    Lawrence Scahill; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To conduct this study, the Tourette Syndrome Association (TSA) assembled the Behavioral Sciences Consortium (BSC)...
  6. Impact of Cancer on Adherence in Diabetes
    Jenny J Lin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed career development plan combines a closely-mentored cancer control and behavioral sciences project with multidisciplinary, didactic training in health psychology (including behavior change and ..
  7. Cytokine Signaling as a Mediator of Fear and Anxiety After Myocardial Infarction
    NATALIE CELIA TRONSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Jelena Radulovic in the department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University...
  8. UCB/UCSF AIDS International Training and Research Program (AITRP)
    Arthur L Reingold; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..on masters and doctoral degree programs that provide training in epidemiology, biostatistics, policy and behavioral sciences;long term laboratory training;and medium term training in clinical trials/intervention research/operations ..
  9. Behavioral Epigenetics
    Barry M Lester; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..normal and/or pathological embryonic, fetal, childhood, adolescent and reproductive development, behavioral sciences, mental health, drug addition, cell and molecular biology, genetics, genomics, proteomics, and drug ..
  10. Research Training in Mental Health Services and Systems
    Joseph P Morrissey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research Program and Center for Developmental Epidemiology in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Duke University Medical Center (Duke)...
  11. Cytokine Signaling as a Mediator of Fear and Anxiety After Myocardial Infarction
    NATALIE CELIA TRONSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Jelena Radulovic in the department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University...
  12. Parsing the Heterogeneity of Neural Functioning in Postpartum Depression
    Eydie L Moses-Kolko; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In response to NIMH strategic plan objective 1) 'To promote discovery in the brain and behavioral sciences to fuel research on the causes of mental disorders', and PA-07-081: 'Women's Mental Health ..
  13. Social Cognition and Functioning in Bipolar Disorder
    Michael F Green; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..with two of the four objectives of the NIMH Strategic Plan: Objective 1 (Promote Discovery in Brain and Behavioral Sciences) and Objective 3 (Develop New and Better Interventions that Incorporate the Diverse Needs and Circumstances ..
  14. Global Network for Women's and Children's Health
    Edward A Liechty; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Moi University investigators with expertise in Obstetrics, Public Health, Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Behavioral Sciences are also eager to join the Global Network...
    Ronald S Duman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Training Program in the Department of Psychiatry at Yale is to train postdoctoral fellows in biological and behavioral sciences relevant to mental illness and health...
  16. Food and Eating Behaviors of Head and Neck Cancer Patients
    Julie L Locher; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with its emphasis on: 1) cross-disciplinary teams of investigators with expertise from the social and behavioral sciences, 2) evaluation of new dietary measures that can be used in future interventions, 3) enhancing quality of ..
  17. Human capital, health and longevity: explaining the health gradient
    TITUS JOHANNES GALAMA; Fiscal Year: 2013 an (award-winning, highly-cited) astrophysicist who has recently made a significant career change to the behavioral sciences. I recently completed a second PhD, this time in economics (June 2011) in which I developed a theory of ..
  18. Primary Care Practice Redesign - Successful Strategies
    Michael K Magill; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and pharmacy practice, members with expertise in quality improvement, biostatistics, qualitative research, behavioral sciences, and economics, and a national advisory committee that includes leading experts in practice redesign and ..
  19. Integrated Samples of Eurasian Censuses
    ROBERT EDWARD MCCAA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of population dynamics, this infrastructure directly addresses the priorities of the Demographic and Behavioral Sciences Branch of NICHD...
  20. Control Systems Engineering for Optimizing a Prenatal Weight Gain Intervention
    Danielle Symons Downs; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We have synergistically integrated methods/key concepts from the behavioral sciences and control systems engineering to construct a framework for an individually-tailored, behavioral ..
  21. PREP Scholars
    Stefan A Czerwinski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A post-baccalaureate program is proposed to provide esearch and academic training in the biomedical/behavioral sciences for eight persons per year from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, individuals with disabilities ..
  22. Integrated Training in Psychobiology and Psychopathology
    Kim Wallen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The 24 participating faculty come from the Department of Psychology of Emory College, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and the Yerkes National Primate Research Center...
  23. Denver Prevention Training Center
    Mark W Thrun; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Working with our academic partners at the Department of Health Behavioral Sciences (HBS) at UCDHSC, regular needs assessment and program outcome data will be collected, analyzed, and ..
  24. Training Program in the Neuroscience of Human Cognition
    Ken A Paller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Sciences and Disorders, Education, Finance, Linguistics, Music, Neurology, Physiology, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Psychology, and Radiology...
  25. Postdoctoral Training in Cancer Control Research
    Nancy E Avis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The complexity of these issues involves knowledge of epidemiology, social and behavioral sciences, clinical oncology, health services research, cancer biology and genetics...
  26. Harvard School of Public Health MHIRT Training Program Grant
    Michelle A Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of this new MHIRT application is to continue to encourage students underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral sciences to pursue research and public health leadership careers...
  27. Psychiatric Research Residency Training Track
    Neal R Swerdlow; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..seminars will prepare trainees to fulfill the NIMH strategic plan to: 1) promote discovery in the brain and behavioral sciences, 2) chart mental illness trajectories, 3) develop new and better interventions, and 4) strengthen the ..
    Myron E Essex; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..for the program have expertise in epidemiology (9), infectious diseases (7), immunology or virology (7), behavioral sciences (5), biostatistics (3), ethics (1), and international policy and economics (3)...
  29. Disability-adjusted Life Years (DALYs)
    Jurgen Rehm; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..NIAAA's research portfolio encompasses a wide range of research in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. In support of its goals, NIAAA maintains intramural research facilities and promotes a wide range of ..
  30. Pretreatment Assessment of Cognitive and Immune Function in Individuals Newly Dia
    Moira Visovatti; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..this project addresses NINR's strategy for advancing science through the integration of biological and behavioral sciences. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Colorectal cancer affects approximately 150,000 individuals yearly in the United ..
  31. Circadian Phase Assessments at Home
    HELEN JULIA BURGESS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and Social Sciences" which calls for research to "improve and develop methodology and measurement in the behavioral sciences through innovations in data collection techniques and measurement.....
  32. Microdata for Analysis of Early Life Conditions, Health, and Population
    STEVEN RUGGLES; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..statistical infrastructure, and will have far-reaching implications for research across the social and behavioral sciences. The project involves (1) transcription of 7...
  33. Career Development in Women's Health (CDWH)
    Andrea Dunaif; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of Medicine (Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics &Gynecology, Preventive Medicine, and Psychiatry &Behavioral Sciences) and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences (Molecular Biosciences, Neurobiology and Physiology)...
  34. Virginia Tech Post-baccalaureate Research and Education Program (VT-PREP)
    Eric A Wong; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..years by recruiting and preparing a total of 28 scholars for admission into highly selective biomedical and behavioral sciences doctoral programs at Research- intensive universities...
    CAROL WOLF RUNYAN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Yet little training is available outside the social and behavioral sciences to encourage researchers in other disciplines such as biomedicine or economics to participate in this ..
    Lee H Harrison; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..will have access to the substantial HIV research activities at Pitt, including research in epidemiology, behavioral sciences, and laboratory sciences...
  37. Virginia Tech Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (VT-IMSD)
    Edward J Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..pre-baccalaureate (undergraduate) students from groups underrepresented in careers in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. Our training program is a partnership with departments and interdisciplinary graduate programs which takes ..
  38. Johns Hopkins Training Program in STI's
    Jonathan M Ellen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..required to effectively study STI interventions include: infectious diseases, adolescent medicine, behavioral sciences, laboratory medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, as well as substantial interest and effort in operations ..
  39. Center for Family and Demographic Research
    Wendy D Manning; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: CFDR research aligns with the current NICHD Demographic and Behavioral Sciences Branch (DBSB) goals of improving the health and well-being of individuals and families, with an emphasis on ..
  40. Nutritional &Behavioral Cancer Prevention in a Multiethnic Population
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..the University of Hawaii will be led by population researchers representing the disciplines of nutrition, behavioral sciences, epidemiology, and biostatistics and actively engaged in conducting population science research...
  41. Behavioral and Social Sciences in Clinical Setting: Team-Based Patient Care
    Rita Charon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Colleges propose to partner in a project to enhance what medical students learn about social sciences and behavioral sciences in their clinical training. The project will accomplish these aims in three broad ways: 1...
  42. Cultural Development of an Adolescent Mental Health Quality of Life Instrument
    Ligia M Chavez; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This proposal presents a unique opportunity for a young faculty with extensive experience in behavioral sciences research, to advance her career and obtain independent funding...
  43. Center for Native Population Health Disparities
    Dedra S Buchwald; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We bring together scholars from across the full spectrum of biological, social, and behavioral sciences. Of special note, we do not limit "team science" to traditional academic circles, but bring in ideas and ..
  44. Real Time Data Collection with Adaptive Sampling and Innovative Technologies
    STEPHEN L RATHBUN; Fiscal Year: 2013 biomedicine, spatial epidemiology in environmental health, and to event history data in the social and behavioral sciences. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: We suspect that individuals'moods, feelings and environments affect their ..
    Patrick J Stover; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These themes are addressed using approaches and perspectives from the life sciences, social/behavioral sciences, and physical sciences...
  46. Biomedical-Behavioral Interface: Prevention and Developmental Sciences Training
    Ronald J Prinz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..BBIP draws trainees from three units that are heavily involved in the behavioral sciences: Epidemiology, Exercise Science, and Psychology...
  47. Health Disparities Research Scholars T32
    GLORIA ELIZABETH SARTO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We believe that integrating biomedical sciences, public health sciences, and sociocultural and behavioral sciences are prerequisite to addressing the linkages of macro-societal levels of being with pathogenesis of disease ..
    GLORIA ELIZABETH SARTO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We believe that integrating biomedical sciences, public health sciences, and socio-cultural and behavioral sciences is a prerequisite to addressing the linkages of macro-societal issues with pathogenesis of disease, so ..
  49. Training in International Maternal and Child Health
    Joanne Katz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..multi-disciplinary, but student will be able to focus on one of three disciplinary areas;human nutrition, behavioral sciences, and epidemiology...
  50. Heterogeneous Treatment Effects in Social and Behavioral Sciences
    Yu Xie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and accommodate such variability has been a major methodological achievement of modern social and behavioral sciences. Individuals differ greatly not only in background attributes but also in how they respond to a treatment, ..
    Neil Schneiderman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Other departments involved in the training program include Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. RELEVANCE (See instructions): The South Florida area has one of the highest rates of HIV/AIDS in the ..
  52. Allan Hancock College - Bridges to the Baccalaureate
    LEONARD BEN MIYAHARA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..minority students successfully transferring from AHC to majors at CPSU in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. AHC, a Hispanic-serving institution, is a community college serving a rural population, and CPSU is the ..
  53. Longitudinal Study of Generations: Enhancing Data Accessibility
    MERRIL D SILVERSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2012 one of the longest continuing studies of multi-generational families and mental health in the social and behavioral sciences. One of the unique features of the dataset is its collection of data from several members of the same ..
  54. Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (KL2)
    DANIEL ERNEST FORD; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..g., behavioral sciences, informatics) through new Initiatives (e.g...
  55. Environmental Agents as Modulators of Disease Processes
    Thomas A Gasiewicz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The latter consists of Translational Services, an Animal/Human Inhalation Facility, and an Animal/Human Behavioral Sciences Facility...
  56. Clinical and Translational Research Training in Late-Life Mood Disorders
    Charles F Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The fellowship is designed for post-residency psychiatrists and PhDs in the behavioral sciences (four post-doctoral fellows annually)...
  57. A Pilot Study of a Lifestyle Intervention on the Metabolic Syndrome.
    Rasa Kazlauskaite; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a 1-year of development of an intervention by an interdisciplinary team of experts in medicine and the behavioral sciences. We then tested the efficacy of the intervention in a quasi-experimental, treatment-only, proof-of-concept ..
  58. Assessment of Affect Instability in Adolescent Girls with BPD Features
    Diana J Whalen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This work will address the NIMH strategic objective of promoting "Discovery in the Brain and Behavioral Sciences to Fuel Research on the Causes of Mental Disorders."
  59. Stanford Mood Disorders Center: Enhancing Core Clinical Research Resources
    Alan F Schatzberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The faculty member will have a primary appointment in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University Medical School and will be a member of the Stanford University Mood Disorders Center...
  60. Data Coordination and Analyses Center for the Community and Child Health Network
    Vernon M Chinchilli; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Shaffer), statistical modeling of social and behavioral sciences data (Dr. Rovine), statistical genetics (Dr. Liu), pediatric research (Dr...
  61. Caregivers of Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation: Mind-Body Interaction Model
    Jiyeon Choi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study is consistent with NINR's mission to integrate the biological and behavioral sciences, employ new technologies to research questions, improve research methods, and develop scientists of the ..
  62. Characterization of the PAD Symptom Experience
    ERICA NICOLE SCHORR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of the National Institute of Nursing Research to expand nursing science by integrating the biological and behavioral sciences, the proposed study utilizes a mixed methods approach to provide an integrated, comprehensive, and ..
    JOHN ALOIMONOS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed tool will extend the scope of behavioral sciences (grounding of language, imitation, and gesture-based social communication) and facilitate interdisciplinary ..
  64. NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Neurological Surgery, Rehabilitation Medicine, and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in the School of Medicine; and the Departments of Biostatistics and Health Services in the School of Public ..
    RICHARD ASHMORE; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The concepts of self and identity have recently come to the forefront of the social and behavioral sciences (cf...