Tuesday, March 3, 2015

As House appropriators debate the National Institutes of Health (NIH) budget for FY16, we urge them to consider the number of health threats like cancer, Alzheimer's, ALS, mental illness, antibiotic resistant bacteria and much more that continue...

Monday, February 23, 2015

Majorities across the political spectrum say it is important that the new 114th Congress takes action on assuring the discovery, development and delivery of treatments and cures for diseases in the first 100 days of the legislative session (75%...

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg is an exceptional...

Monday, February 2, 2015

We are pleased that the President's FY16 budget proposal calls for the elimination of sequestration and starts an overdue conversation about better aligning resources for public health and medical progress, given their importance to the American...

Friday, January 30, 2015

Research!America applauds Assistant Majority Leader Dick Durbin (D-IL) for supporting our nation's scientific enterprise with the introduction of The American Cures Act (S.289).

Friday, January 30, 2015

President Obama's Precision Medicine Initiative could potentially drive medical and health research into exciting, new territory as we advance efforts to develop the right treatments at the right time for individual patients.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

The release of the 21st Century Cures discussion draft is a sign that innovative ideas to speed the delivery of lifesaving treatments to patients are being actively considered by Congress.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

In his State of the Union address, President Obama highlighted the important role of research and innovation in growing a more prosperous and healthier nation.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Reps. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) and Diana DeGette (D-Colo.) have been selected to receive Research!America's Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy for their commitment to advancing the discovery, development and delivery of lifesaving...

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Research!America urges the 114th Congress to take action on five science priorities in the first 100 days of the legislative session in order to elevate research and innovation on the nation's  agenda. The five priorities: end sequestration,...


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Funding research gives all of us a better chance of living a healthier life.
Pam Hirata, heart disease survivor