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Women And Health Research

Pub Date : 1994-02-01 | Author : Institute of Medicine | Publisher : National Academies Press

ISBN 10 : 9780309049924
ISBN 13 : 030904992X

In the nineteenth century some scientists argued that women should not be educated because thinking would use energy needed by the uterus for reproduction. The proof? Educated wome..

Scientific Opportunities And Public Needs

Pub Date : 1998-07-30 | Author : Institute of Medicine | Publisher : National Academies Press

ISBN 10 : 9780309061308
ISBN 13 : 030906130X

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the single largest funder of health research in the United States, and research it has supported has been pivotal to the explosion of bio..

Synaptic Self

Pub Date : 2003-01-28 | Author : Joseph LeDoux | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 144065042X
ISBN 13 : 9781440650420

In 1996 Joseph LeDoux's The Emotional Brain presented a revelatory examination of the biological bases of our emotions and memories. Now, the world-renowned expert on the brain has..

The Ctsa Program At Nih

Pub Date : 2013-10-09 | Author : Institute of Medicine | Publisher : National Academies Press

ISBN 10 : 9780309284745
ISBN 13 : 0309284740

In 2006 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) established the Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program, recognizing the need for a new impetus to encourage clinic..

Assessment Of Nih Minority Research And Training Programs

Pub Date : 2005-08-24 | Author : National Research Council | Publisher : National Academies Press

ISBN 10 : 0309181259
ISBN 13 : 9780309181259

This report provides an assessment of NIH’s programs for increasing the participation in biomedical science of individuals from underrepresented minority groups. The report ..