2015 Advocacy Awards Dinner
Wednesday, March 11, 2015Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.
6:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Dinner & Awards
7:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Research!America's 19th Annual Awards Dinner honors outstanding advocates for medical, health and scientific research whose leadership efforts have been notably effective in advancing our nation's commitment to research. The dinner is a high-level gathering of research leaders, attended by the nation's most influential and esteemed individuals in science, health and medical research, advocacy, business, the media and government. Invited guests include elected and appointed federal officials and top leadership of the National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, National Science Foundation and the Food and Drug Administration.
To learn more about supporting the Advocacy Awards, contact Carol Kennedy, senior director, development and membership.
Previous Awardees have included:
|California Institute for Regenerative Medicine ||The Honorable Michael Bloomberg|
|David Baltimore, PhD*||Charlie Rose|
|The Honorable Barbara Mikulski||Mark L. Rosenberg, MD|
|J. Michael Bishop, MD*||David Satcher, MD, PhD|
|Sanjay Gupta, MD||Marlo Thomas|
|Diane Rehm||Al Hunt and Judy Woodruff|
|John Mendelsohn, MD||Glenn Close|
|Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (h.c.)||Leroy Hood, MD, PhD|
|Michael J. Fox||Reed V. Tuckson, MD|
|Progeria Research Foundation||Kathy Giusti|
|The Honorable Tom Harkin||Representative Frank Wolf (R-Va.)|
|Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation||Representative Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.)|
|John F. Crowley, JD||*Nobel Laureate|
Click here to view photos and highlights from Research!America's 2014 Advocacy Awards Dinner.