Learn how to become an effective advocate or for background information on topics such as the federal budget and issues that matter.
Here we answer frequently asked questions about reaching out to policy makers to advocate for issues you care about.
Keys to Effective Advocacy
Are you ready to be an advocate? Click here for what to expect along with pointers on how to make your arguments effectively.
Understanding the Federal Budget
The federal budget doesn't work like any budget you would keep at home. Click here for more information about what goes into shaping the federal budget and how you can make a difference.
Issues that Matter
Research!America works to ensure that research to improve health is a policy priority. We have compiled topical resources to assist you when you fight for research to improve health.
- Investment in Research (includes updated information on the FY 2013 federal research budget)
- Global Health Research and Development
- Stem Cell Research
- Prevention and Public Health
- Research and Development Spending in U.S.
Click here for a list of organizations and resources that provide additional information about medical and health research.