Wednesday, March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON—March 21, 2007—Susan Axelrod, president and founding member of Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy, was granted Research!America's 2007 Gordon and Llura Gund Volunteer Leadership Award . She received the award March 20, 2007, at the...
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON—March 21, 2007—Former U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher, MD, PhD, received Research!America's 2007 Raymond and Beverly Sackler Award for Sustained National Leadership . The award recognizes Satcher's achievements including his work to...
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON—March 21, 2007—A U.S. Senator, world renowned journalist, former U.S. Surgeon General and two Nobel laureates are among those honored for their exemplary advocacy for research to improve health at Research!America's 11th Annual Advocacy...
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON—March 21, 2007—Utah Senator Orrin G. Hatch was honored with Research!America's 2007 Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy . Research!America's pinnacle award recognized the Senator's past and continuing work to advance...
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON—March 21, 2007—Two Nobel laureates and a distinguished chair of internal medicine received Research!America's inaugural Builders of Science Award . Michael Brown, MD, Joseph Goldstein, MD, and Donald W. Seldin, MD, share the award for...
Thursday, February 1, 2007
WASHINGTON—Feb. 1, 2007—More than half of Americans (52%) don't believe the U.S. is performing well in science and math education compared to other nations, but they know science is very important (85%), according to a recent poll commissioned by...
Monday, January 29, 2007
WASHINGTON—Jan. 29, 2007—If the U.S. invests in one thing to make a difference in the world, energy issues/gas prices/alternative fuels (18%) and health care/medicine/cures (16%) top the list, according to a new poll commissioned by Research!America...
Wednesday, January 24, 2007
WASHINGTON—Jan. 24, 2007—A former U.S. surgeon general, world renowned journalist and two Nobel laureates are among those who will be honored for their exemplary advocacy for research to improve health at Research!America's 11th Annual Advocacy...
Wednesday, December 13, 2006
WASHINGTON—Dec. 13 , 2006—Obesity or being overweight is seen as the most important health issue for U.S. children, according to a new poll commissioned by Research!America and The Endocrine Society. More than a quarter of Americans (27%) named...
Tuesday, November 28, 2006
TAMPA, Fla.—Nov. 28, 2006—Ninety-six percent of Floridians think it is important for Florida to be a leader in medical and health research, yet a majority cannot name an institution, company or organization in the state where this research is...

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