Dr. Brewer earned his Ph.D. in social science from the University of California, Irvine, where his interdisciplinary training focused on anthropology, psychology, and sociology. Since earning his doctorate, he has worked as a researcher, teacher, grant writer, and consultant in the social sciences, medicine, and epidemiology. Dr. Brewer has published more than 65 peer-reviewed journal articles (most as first or sole author) on research methods and design, research synthesis (systematic reviews and meta-analysis), statistics, social networks, memory, cognition, substance abuse, crime, and chronic and infectious disease, among other subjects. He has had several research grants from the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Justice. Dr. Brewer has served as a reviewer for many national research funding agencies and 49 journals in the social and health sciences. He has edited journals as well, including an international journal that received manuscripts mostly from English-as-a-second language authors.
In his work with ScienceDocs clients, Dr. Brewer has written and edited journal manuscripts, grant proposals (including SBIRs), technical reports, dissertations, theses, CVs, cover letters for journal submissions, other professional correspondence (such as inquiries to funding agencies and letters of reference and acceptance), conference presentations, and speeches. He also has also served ScienceDocs clients by giving scientific advice on grant proposals, research plans, and data analysis. In addition, he has researched industry developments and market competitors for small business clients, and identified foundation grant opportunities for non-profit organization clients. Dr. Brewer has drawn on his broad interdisciplinary experience to help ScienceDocs clients working in diverse fields such as biosecurity, biomechanics, biostatistics, cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, engineering (including construction management, civil, materials science, and robotics), exercise physiology, gene therapy, gerontology, health policy, health workforce studies, international development, nephrology, neurology, neuropsychology, nursing, nutrition science, pharmacy, podiatry, psychiatry, psychology, public administration, radiology, rehabilitation medicine, and survey research, among others.
Funding Institutes in which Dr. Brewer has experience:
NIH (NCI, NIA, NIAAA, NIAID, NICHD, NIDA, NHLBI, NIDDK, NIMH; including SBIR)
NSF (including SBIR)
NIOSH (National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health)
NIJ (National Institute of Justice)
ARPA-E (including SBIR)
Medical Research Council (UK)
Norwegian Research Council (Norway)
Private foundations (e.g., Harry F. Guggenheim Foundation, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, etc.)
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