Mary Woolley Weekly Advocacy Messages

Earlier this week, the House passed an inadequate proposal for $622.1 million in emergency Zika funding,

In the multi-faceted context of discouraging new data that shows an increasing incidence of suicide,

The CDC has concluded that a causal relationship exists between the Zika virus and microcephaly. 

Vice President Joe Biden continued the drumbeat for the Cancer Moonshot with a visit to Research!America member Johns Hopkins University on Tuesday. He spoke about the critical importance of the private sector in the discovery, development, delivery ecosystem.

Three outstanding speakers addressed Research!America’s annual meeting of members yesterday

This week I had the pleasure of participating in a research “summit” hosted by Louisiana State University (LSU)

As task force meetings for Vice President Biden’s “moonshot” initiative began this week, a new public opinion survey commissioned by Research!America showed that 50% of Americans favor a tax increase to fund cancer research.

With great pleasure, we made a big announcement this week 

As the new year begins we are hard at work building on the momentum created by Congress’ strong support of research in 2015 to ensure that robust funding and pro-innovation policies will be the norm, not the exception, in the years ahead.

The President’s signature on hard fought funding and tax legislation was enough to end the year on a high note, but there’s more good news:  

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