This section highlights priorities within the NIMH divisions that are relevant to pediatric mental health research.
Research Grants and Scientific Review
This section provides resources for submitting an application to NIMH. This section also includes information on the scientific review process that takes place after an application has been submitted.
- NIH planned transition dates for electronic submission (PDF file, 1 page)
Select Program Announcements (PA) relevant to pediatric mental health researchers:
Career Pathway and Mentoring
The following resources provide information for new NIH investigators.
Research Plan and Methodology Issues
This section lists resources that focus on the development of the research plan.
- Qualitative Methods in Health Research (PDF file, 24 pages)
- Fisher, C.B., Hoagwood, K., Boyce, C., Duster, T., Frank, D.A., Grisso, T., et al., (2002) Research ethics for mental health science involving ethnic minority children and youths. American Psychologist, 57(12), 1024-40.
Human Subjects Issues
This section provides information on several NIMH policies relating to human subjects research.
- NIMH Points to Consider about Recruitment (PDF file, 9 pages)