Impact of Proposed Budget on Health Research: Hearing Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, Second Session : Special Hearing, Nondepartmental Witnesses
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1986 - 66 pages
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Page 38 - Identified and studied the consequences of drug use, including the effects of drugs on fetal development, motivation and emotion, personality and cognitive abilities, and performance, as well as the consequences of cessation of chronic drug use. Identified the precise, sub-cellular biochemical changes in the nervous systems of animals during - 4 learning ana the formation of memory.
Page 13 - Brookdale Professor of Geriatrics and Adult Development and Chairman of the Gerald and May Ellen Hitter Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development at Mount Sinai School of Medicine...
Page 6 - He is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences and...
Page 35 - States, is under the supervision of Dr. Nolan DC Lewis, Executive Officer of the Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University and Director of the New York State Psychiatric Institute and Hospital. Dr. George E. Daniels, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, has been appointed Chief of the Psychosomatic Service.
Page 49 - Its mission — the reduction of premature death and disability from heart disease, stroke and related disorders. In accomplishing this goal we work closely with Federal research, education and prevention programs, whose goals are similar in nature. Since 1948. the AHA and the National Heart. Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) have been active partners in the battle against cardiovascular disease, this nation's leading cause of death. We...
Page 2 - NIH to become president of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academy of Sciences.
Page 36 - He appreciate the Subcommittee questions to the Administration witnesses which for the first time made public that there exists a potentially critical budget shortfall in the NIMH Research Centers mechanism in which funding for six competing/renewal centers is eliminated. The typical MHCKC grant provides...
Page 50 - ... underlie normal cardiac morphogenisis in order to increase understanding of the etiology and pathogenisis of congenital heart failures. • a clinical trial to assess behavioral and lifestyle interventions contributing to an individual's successful adjustment after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and to identify operative, clinical and other factors that may predict early and late graft narrowing and occlusion after surgery. • an investigation into the feasiblity, acceptability,...