Science Policy Insider News

Science Directorate
July 2010

Science Policy Insider News (July 2010)

APA’s summer science fellows join the science GRO for policy day

Science Policy Insider News July 2010

Science GRO staff discussed how psychologists can advocate for the scientific discipline

Behavioral and social science community meets with new OSTP staff

The behavioral and social science advocacy community met with Daniel Goroff, PhD, who has just arrived at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

It’s official, Alan Guttmacher appointed NICHD Director

Guttmacher has been serving as acting director since December 2009

Proposed K-12 science education standards omit psychological science

The National Academy of Sciences’ Board on Science Education is collecting comments on its proposed Conceptual Framework for New Science Education Standards

APA to submit comments on proposed HHS conflict of interest rule

APA will voice its concern about HHS’s revised definition of Significant Financial Interest