ERIC Number: ED048573
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Extramural Activities, Fiscal Year 1969.
National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.
The Adult Development and Aging Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development supports research and training relevant to the biological and behavioral changes that occur in humans with increasing age from the adult years through maturity and old age. Supported are research projects, training projects, special and post-doctoral fellowships, career development awards, and contracts. This brochure describes each of the projects supported within these categories during fiscal year 1969. Project descriptions are arranged in alphabetical order according to the name of the principal investigator. Currently there are 62 projects of which seven are large multidisciplinary projects. There are 23 training grants for individuals interested in research or research training careers in aging, eight fellowships, and seven research career development awards. Contracts are used to support activities which are ancillary or supportive of research; during 1969 five contracts were supported. (EB)
Descriptors: Adult Development, Age, Behavior Change, Biology, Contracts, Environmental Influences, Fellowships, Financial Support, Interdisciplinary Approach, Middle Aged Adults, Older Adults, Physiology, Psychology, Research, Research Projects, Training
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (O-402-159)
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Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), Bethesda, MD.