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Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) Department of Defense (DOD) Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP) Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (PH/TBI) Research Program

This e-mail is to notify the research community of the recently released Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) Department of Defense (DOD) Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP) funding opportunity being managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) on behalf of the Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine Research Program (CRMRP) and Joint Program Committee 8

Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (PH/TBI) Research Program

Neurosensory and Rehabilitation Research Award

SAVE THE DATE | New Worlds of Adoption: Launching into Adulthood | April 17, 2015

Event Date: 
April 17, 2015
Event Time: 
8:00 am- 5:00 pm
Location: 
Campus Center Auditorium

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Ann MastenPh.D., Regents Professor and Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Development at the University of Minnesota, will highlight research on resilience in development with a focus on transitions to adulthood. In her keynote address, “Ordinary Magic on the Developmental Road to Resilience,” adoption will be discussed in terms of strengths that promote resilience. Joining Dr. Masten will be three adult adoptees who are now in significant professional positions serving the adoption community:  

Scholars in the News - ISSR Scholar Michelle Budig, of Sociology, on "The Motherhood Wage Penalty"

ISSR is pleased to announce that the research of Michelle Budig (Research Scholar 2012-2013) was recently highlighted in a New York Times article about her study on the motherhood wage penalty and the fatherhood wage bonus demonstrating that generally women make less money with each child they have while men’s earnings are likely to rise with marriage and children.

For the full NY Times article click here.

Other feature articles: BustleDish

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