Research!America's 2013 Advocacy Awards Dinner
6:30 - 7:00 p.m. Grand Reception
7:15 - 9:30 p.m. Dinner and Awards Program
Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Avenue NW
The annual Research!America Advocacy Awards program was established in 1996 by the board of directors to honor outstanding advocates for medical, health and scientific research. Recognized individuals and organizations are those whose leadership efforts have been notably effective in advancing our nation's commitment to research. To learn more about the Advocacy Awards, click here.
Join Research!America and its members, partners and supporters to honor the nation's most outstanding individuals and organizations who have made a difference in advocacy for medical, health and scientific research.
This year's honorees include Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC); Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA); John Crowley; John Mendelsohn, MD; Diane Rehm; Mark L. Rosenberg, MD; and the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine.
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.
The dress code is business attire. Valet parking is complimentary.