Public Interest


Educational Resources

Our goal at the FABBS is to share with the public educational resources from our sciences that can be used by teachers and students or simply enjoyed by the public. We will continuously add to this site, so bookmark this page and return again!

National Institute on Drug Abuse Announces Easy-to-Read Website on Drug Facts

Created by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, this website is designed to provide easy-to-read information about drug abuse, addiction, and treatment. Each page features easily printed pages and audio of the page’s text.

Visit the NIDA’s Easy-to-Read Drug Facts website

Genetics and Social Science

This online genetics course, produced by the National Coalition for Health Profession Education in Genetics (NCHPEG) with support from the NIH’s Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research, seeks to facilitate effective communication between genetic researchers and social and behavioral scientists.

Learn more about the Genetics and Social Science course here

NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research E-Source

This online e-Source on behavioral and social sciences research features materials on a wide range of topics, a discussion forum, and contributions from various psychologists.

Read the online e-Source here

National Institute of Mental Health's "Brain Basics"

Brain Basics provides information on how the brain works, how mental illnesses are disorders of the brain, and ongoing research that helps us better understand and treat disorders.