Frequently Asked Questions for RFA-MH-12-130 - OppNet's Basic Research on Decision Making: Cognitive, Affective, and Developmental Perspectives (R01)

Notice Number: NOT-OD-12-019

Key Dates

Release Date: December 1, 2011

Issued by

NIH Basic Behavioral and Social Science Opportunity Network (OppNet and its member institutes, centers and offices:

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
National Eye Institute (NEI)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
National Institute on Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
Fogarty International Center (FIC)
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR)
Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS)
Office of Rare Diseases (ORD)
Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH)


OppNet, NIH's Basic Behavioral and Social Science Opportunity Network, issued RFA-MH-12-130 - Basic Research on Decision Making: Cognitive, Affective, and Developmental Perspectives (R01) - on September 2, 2011. Previously, OppNet released frequently asked questions (FAQs) on basic behavioral and social science research (b-BSSR). Similarly, OppNet has released FAQs and answers for this OppNet FOA released through its member NIMH.

Interested parties will find the document available on the OppNet website: Potential applicants may direct their questions to the OppNet-affiliated program, grants management, and review staff listed in the FOA's Section VII.


Please direct all inquiries to:

Janine M. Simmons, MD, Ph.D.
OppNet RFA Leader
Chief, Affect, Social Behavior and Social Cognition Program
National Institute on Mental Health
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 7179, MSC9637
Bethesda, MD 20892-9637

William N. Elwood
OppNet Facilitator
Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Drive, Suite B1C19, MSC2027
Bethesda, MD 20892-2027