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Scientists to Study How Rice Adapts in Salty Soil Under $4 Million NSF Grant

A team of scientists will study the response of rice, a food staple for half the world’s population, in saline soil conditions under a four-year, $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Plant Genome Research Program.
23-Aug-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU Study Looks at How Racial Inequality is Produced Online

Internet users tend to navigate between websites in a racially segregated way, despite pathways that provide equitable access to different sites, finds a new study by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
15-Aug-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU’s LeDoux Wins William James Award from the American Psychological Association

New York University Professor Joseph LeDoux has won the William James Award, an annual book prize given by Division One of the American Psychological Association, for his work Anxious: Using the Brain to Understand and Treat Fear and Anxiety.
10-Aug-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Drunk or Stoned: Comparing Sexual Experiences Related to Alcohol and Marijuana Use Among Adults


Researchers compared self-reported sexual experiences related to use of alcohol and marijuana, to examine if and how marijuana use may influence risk for unsafe sexual behavior.
4-Aug-2016 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing Leads Evaluation of Promising Peer Mentoring Program for Early Career Gero-Nursing Faculty

NYU researchers found that the Hartford Foundation's “Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity” (BAGNC) program, provided value for both nurse mentors as well as their mentees. The researchers note that the structure of the program and...
28-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU Among Nature Index’s 2016 Rising Stars

New York University has been named among the 2016 “Rising Stars” by Nature Index, a database of research articles published in a group of 68 high-quality science journals.
27-Jul-2016 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Finds Differences in Older Adults Who Fall Indoors Versus Outdoors

According to a new study by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, patient characteristics and outcomes differ for people who fall outdoors versus indoors.
20-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

In Gauging and Correcting Errors, Brain Plays Confidence Game, New Research Shows

The confidence in our decision-making serves to both gauge errors and to revise our approach, New York University neuroscientists have found. Their study offers insights into the hierarchical nature of how we make choices over extended periods of...
14-Jul-2016 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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A Case Exemplar for National Policy Leadership: Expanding Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)

A new article chronicles the beginnings of PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) and outlines its rise to nationwide acceptance. PACE is a viable and sustainable model of community-based long-term care that provides coordinated and...
4-Mar-2016 11:05 AM EST

#NYU #Physicists, Avail for Comment, Part of #Statistics Team Behind #Higgs Boson Discovery #Nobel

8-Oct-2013 7:00 AM EDT

NYU Faculty Available for Interview About U.S. Presidential Campaign

The following New York University faculty members (listed below by subject of expertise) will be available for comment on news developments and issues that arise in connection with the 2012 U.S. presidential campaign.
9-Jul-2012 12:20 PM EDT

NYU Experts on Healthcare Policy Will Be Available for Comment When Supreme Court Rules on 2010 Federal Health Care Law

27-Jun-2012 11:50 AM EDT

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