Research!America regularly hosts Hill briefings, panel discussions, luncheons and other events with partner organizations in order to educate policymakers and the public about the benefits of research to health and the economy. Panelists for our annual National Health Research Forum include the heads of the federal health agencies, former members of Congress and key stakeholders. Our annual Advocacy Awards Dinner honors individuals and organizations for their tireless advocacy on behalf of research.  

Research!America Sponsored Events

“The biomedical research enterprise underpins the health of the nation and much of the world, and is in dire need of substantial infusion to meet the great medical needs of our time,” said William N. Hait, M.D., Ph.D.
“We need to preserve and promote our science--in all of its forms-- because it represents the best of what we have been-- and must continue to be--as a nation,” according to Nobel Laureate Harold Varmus, M.D .
More than 1.6 million people developed cancer in the U.S. in 2015, and 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women...

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America’s economic destiny lies in innovation, technology, science and research.
The Honorable John E. Porter