Science Policy Insider News
Science Policy Insider News (February 2012)
Highlights include level funding for NIH and a 4.8 percent increase for NSF
It is APA's hope that the extramural science community will rally with a vigorous response.
Seven of the current ten extramural research branches would be renamed and two additional branches are proposed to be added
President Obama has announced that $50 million in Fiscal Year 2012 and $80 million in FY 2013 will be spent on research
APA recommended NIH undertake a thorough scientific examination of the role of potential bias in the peer review process
The briefing featured a roundtable discussion among national experts from NIDA and the pharmaceutical industry