Friday, December 1, 2017
The House Republican tax reform plan could discourage careers in science and stifle medical progress by making graduate school less affordable, according to science groups. The American Association for the Advancement of Science and more than 50...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Imagine a young child named Sam, maybe five or six years old, with big eyes, a broad smile, and three big goals: 1) to be a firefighter someday; 2) to go snowboarding with his cousins; and 3) to find a cure for the disease that makes his first two...
Monday, November 20, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va. —The Thanksgiving holiday is an opportunity to salute public health professionals who go above and beyond to protect Americans from illness and injury. Dozens of organizations have joined Research!America for Public Health Thank You...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Investments in medical and health research and development grew 20.6 percent between 2013 and 2016, although R&D spending only accounts for a modest portion of the total $3.5 trillion of U.S. health expenditures, according to a Research America...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
A new report from Research America shows that investment in medical health research and development (R&D) is on the rise, with a 20.6% growth in spending from 2013 to 2016. The report, developed from data derived from industry sources; federal...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Research!America, along with other research and scientific alliances and organizations, is leading a “Raise the Caps” print and digital ad, social media and grassroots campaign the week of November 13-17, 2017.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
When public investments in research decline, not only does the brain drain affect Missouri’s economy and competitiveness, it affects research institutions across the country dealing with similar challenges. Federal spending caps are limiting...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Total investment in medical and health research and development in the U.S. grew by 20.6 percent from 2013 to 2016, led by industry and the federal government, according to U.S. Investments in Medical and Health Research and Development , a new...
Friday, November 10, 2017
Total U.S. investment in medical and health R&D in the U.S. grew by 20.6% from 2013 to 2016 led by industry and the federal government, according to U.S. Investments in Medical and Health Research and Development , a new report from Research!...
Friday, November 10, 2017
Congress’ ever-expanding to-do list threatens to push federal investments in science to the sidelines. Unless Congress acts soon to lift spending caps and pass a new budget, scientists eager to drive innovation to address challenges like the opioid...


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We have health challenges in this country that science will provide answers for if given the chance and we haven't given science that opportunity
Mary Woolley, President and CEO, Research!America