Each year, Research!America brings together distinguished supporters of health and medical research to celebrate outstanding stars of research advocacy.


Advocacy Awards – Our annual awards honor individuals and organizations whose leadership efforts have been notably effective in advancing the commitment to research.




Other Awards

Eugene Garfield, PhD


Garfield Economic Impact Award

The Garfield Economic Impact Award recognizes outstanding research that illustrates the economic implications of research aimed at improving health or our healthcare system. Read about past award winners, here.


Unsung Heroes of Public Health Awards

In recognition of the heroic efforts of the leaders in the public health community, the Campaign for Public Health Foundation held its fifth annual Unsung Heroes of Public Health Awards on Jan. 27 in Washington, D.C. Read more about the event, here.

Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
VP Communications

Anna Briseño
Senior Manager of Communications

If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana