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Scientific News from the Behavioral Research Program (BRP)

The Behavioral Research Program sends periodic news about funding announcements, career and training opportunities, scientific advances, and other updates via the BRP Scientific News e-newsletter. Subscribe to have updates emailed directly; archived issues and notes can also be found in this section.

2017

November - Application deadline for the NCI SPRINT Program extended to Nov. 10 (1/2)

October - New FLASHE physical activity survey data sets now available (10/31)

October - Announcement: Funding opportunities for NIH's Science of Behavior Change (SOBC) Common Fund Program (10/4)

September - NCI 2014-2015 Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey (TUS-CPS) Highlights document (9/21)

September - NCI Tobacco Control Monograph: A Socioecological Approach to Addressing Tobacco-Related Health Disparities (9/12)

August - Webinar: U.S. Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (8/1)

Summer Newsletter - Funding Information, Scientific Advances, BRP Training Opportunities, Recognitions & Accomplishments, Resources, Research Tools, and Events (7/26)

July - Webinar: U.S. Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (7/18)

June - Professional Development Workshop for Early-Career Investigators in Behavioral/Social Science Research and Cancer Prevention and Control (6/22)

June - The FLASHE Study: A Resource for Understanding Cancer-Prevention Behaviors Among Parent-Adolescent Dyads (6/21)

June - Join the Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences Branch as Cancer Research Training Award Fellow (6/19)

May - Webinar: Save the Date: Professional Development Workshop for Early Career Investigators in Behavioral/Social Science Research and Cancer Prevention and Control (5/22)

April - Webinar: Oral Anticancer Agents: Utilization, Adherence, and Health Care Delivery (4/24)

April - Webinar: Cancer-related Behavioral Research through Integrating Existing Data (4/12)

April - Announcement: NCI/OBSSR Behavioral Research Funding Opportunity (4/10)

Spring Newsletter - Funding Opportunities, Award Announcement, Career Opportunities, Scientific Advances, Staff Announcements and Recognitions (3/28)

March - Webinar: Cancer-related Behavioral Research through Integrating Existing Data (3/23)

February - Webinar: Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (2/27)

January - Webinar: Tobacco and HIV Research in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs) (1/25)

January - NCI Seeks Applicants for "Sandpit" workshop on April 24-26, 2017 in Maryland (1/18)

January - New NCI Report: The Economics of Tobacco and Tobacco Control (1/10)

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