Director’s Updates From 2009
- Tragedy at Fort Hood
The horrific events yesterday at Fort Hood leave many Americans stunned and saddened. For those closest to the events, there is both shock and trauma.
- NIMH’s Response to New Autism Prevalence Estimate
On October 5, 2009, researchers with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Massachusetts General Hospital published a new estimate of the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) among children in the United States.
- Pamela Collins New NIMH Associate Director for Special Populations
Pamela Collins New NIMH Associate Director for Special Populations
- NIMH and the Recovery Act
The recent announcement that funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the Recovery Act) will be used to support job creation and retention in biomedical research presents an exciting opportunity for NIMH.
- NIMH Solicits Applications for Army Suicide Study
NIMH has issued a request for applications (RFA) for a Collaborative Study of Suicidality and Mental Health in the U.S. Army.