Translational Behavioral Medicine

, Volume 2, Issue 4, pp 373–375 | Cite as

News from NIH: resources for team-based research to more effectively address complex public health problems

  • Kara L. Hall
  • Deborah H. Olster
  • Brooke A. Stipelman
  • Amanda L. Vogel
Commentary

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kara L. Hall
    • 1
  • Deborah H. Olster
    • 2
  • Brooke A. Stipelman
    • 1
  • Amanda L. Vogel
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer InstituteNational Institutes of HealthRockvilleUSA
  2. 2.Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, Office of the DirectorNational Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA
  3. 3.Clinical Research Directorate/CMRP, SAIC-Frederick, Inc.NCI–FrederickFrederickUSA

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