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Past Blog Posts

Eve Reider, Ph.D.
August 02, 2017
Eve Reider, Ph.D.

In this blog post, Dr. Eve Reider discusses an NIH FOA that focuses on linking data from health care system records to mortality data to obtain a more accurate understanding of risk factors related to suicide.

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Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.
July 13, 2017
Lanay M. Mudd, Ph.D.

NIH’s Loan Repayment Programs can help some early-stage researchers repay their student loan debt. This blog post explains how NCCIH participates in the programs.

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Craig Hopp
June 07, 2017
Craig Hopp, Ph.D.

In this blog post, Dr. Craig Hopp discusses NCCIH’s focus on natural products research.

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Martina Schmidt
May 30, 2017
Martina Schmidt, Ph.D.

In this blog post, Dr. Martina Schmidt, Chief of the NCCIH Office of Scientific Review, discusses required elements for new funding opportunity announcements (FOAs).

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David Shurtleff, Ph.D.
May 24, 2017
By David Shurtleff, Ph.D.

Illnesses and deaths linked to tobacco smoking are a huge public health problem in the United States and worldwide. Although treatments such as counseling and medication are available to help people stop smoking, research indicates that these treatments are not always available or successful for every patient, and that an individualized approach is desirable.

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