Friday, October 21, 2016
Patients and the scientists who are working for them have a lot riding on the outcome of this election — not least how a new administration and new Congress would prioritize medical research and innovation.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Heightened investment across the research continuum, from basic to preventive research, is essential if we want people to work at the level of scientific opportunity to find the solutions to what ails us.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
At the National Academy of Medicine’s annual meeting on October 17, members Lynn R. Goldman, dean and professor of environmental occupation and health at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University; Donna E...
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Research!America’s 21st annual Advocacy Awards will honor outstanding advocates for research whose contributions to health and medicine have saved lives and improved quality of life for patients worldwide. The event will take place on Wednesday,...
Thursday, September 29, 2016
The stopgap spending bill is a crucial step towards completing work on federal spending bills this year rather than passing the buck to the next Congress. Major health threats like Zika require an immediate and robust response to prevent the spread...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Arlington, Va.– A vast majority of Georgia residents say it is important for the state to be a leader in medical research (88%) and science and technology (84%), as well as in education (91%) and agriculture (89%), according to a state-based public...
Friday, September 23, 2016
The healthcare sector is spending an increasing amount on medical and health research and development: From 2013 to 2015, investments in medical and health R&D grew by 13.3 percent. Here are six more numbers and statistics to know about medical...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Almost two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s and other dementias are women. In addition, more women than men shoulder the burden of caring for someone with dementia, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. A recent poll commissioned by the...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Two research advocacy groups are calling on Congress to provide stable, robust medical research funding to achieve the goals of White House-level initiatives like the cancer “moonshot.” The American Association for Cancer Research 's sixth progress...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Total U.S. investment in medical and health R&D grew by 13.3% from 2013 to 2015, led by industry and the federal government, according to U.S. Investments in Medical and Health Research and Development, a new report from Research!America.


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Without research, there is no hope.
The Honorable Paul G. Rogers