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By Social Science Space | Published: January 3, 2017
Ten years ago, the National Institute for Health’s Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research OBSSR started an annual event to commemorate the life of acclaimed gerontologist Matilda White Riley, who had died in 2004. In a rich career that saw her transition from market research to professorship at Rutgers and Bowdoin before joining NIH […]
By Social Science Space | Published: December 20, 2016
The U.S. National Institutes of Health debuted its NIH Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Festival on December 2, an event which focused on research underway in the past year.
By Social Science Space | Published: December 6, 2016
The Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research at the U.S. National institutes of Health has released a new strategic plan to exploit the synergies between behavior and health.
By Social Science Space | Published: June 16, 2015
The National Institutes of Health's Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, or OBSSR, opened on July 1, 1995, and later this month three days of events will mark that 20th anniversary at NIH’s Bethesda, Maryland campus