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Section on Behavioral Endocrinology Behavioral Endocrinology Branch


Because of its outstanding resources, unique funding mechanisms, and location in the nation’s capitol, the NIMH Division of Intramural Research Program is viewed as a national resource, providing unique opportunities in mental health research and research training.

Training is conducted in all the Institute’s clinical branches and basic neuroscience laboratories located on the 305-acre National Institutes of Health campus in Bethesda, Maryland. In addition to individualized trainee/mentor-driven postdoctoral training opportunities in the clinical and basic sciences, the IRP offers Post Baccalaureate Research Training Awards, a Clinical Electives Program, as well as a variety of Summer Research Fellowships and an Undergraduate Internship Program.

Section on Behavioral Endocrinology
National Institute of Mental Health
10 Center Dr, MSC 1277
Bethesda, MD 20892