Research!America works to ensure that research to improve health is a policy priority. We have compiled resources by topic to help you learn about and advocate for each policy issue.

Investment in Research
Find the latest information on the federal budget for research and resources to make the case for greater investment.

Global Health Research & Development
Global health is America's health. Learn about the value of global health R&D and the innovative mechanisms being used to get products to market.

Stem Cell Research
President Barack Obama lifted the limits on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research. Congress and the states are working to further protect and expand the research. Take action using our resources on the topic including, poll data, updates on legislation and FAQs.

According to recent Research!America polling, more than 90% of Americans say that it is important for the U.S. to for the United States to maintain its world leadership role in research and development.

Prevention and Public Health
Prevention and public health research benefit Americans every day. Learn more about our prevention tool kit and Public Health Thank You Day.

For more on legislation related to these issues, click here.

Related Resources

Porter's Principles for Meeting with Members of Congress (PDF)
Learn how to build a successful relationship with your congressional delegation. Includes current advocacy messages.

Public Opinion
Research!America has been gauging public opinion on research to improve health since 1992.

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