Advocacy Awards Sponsorship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JOIN US ON MARCH 14, 2018 IN WASHINGTON, D.C., AT THE ANDREW W. MELLON AUDITORIUM, WHERE DISTINGUISHED SUPPORTERS OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL RESEARCH GATHER TO CELEBRATE OUTSTANDING STARS OF RESEARCH ADVOCACY.

Research!America’s 22nd Annual Awards Dinner honors outstanding advocates for medical, health and scientific research while gathering together the most esteemed leaders in health and medical research, advocacy, industry, media and government for an inspirational evening filled with conversation and excitement.

If you are interested in being a sponsor for the 2018 Advocacy Awards, please download a pledge form. Contact Thayer Surette (tsurette@researchamerica.org) for more information. 

 

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Research!America Advocacy Award honorees!

Legacy Award, generously supported by Ann Lurie

The Hon. John Edward Porter

Chair Emeritus of Research!America and former U.S. Representative, 1980-2001

 

 

Geoffrey Beene Builders of Science Award

Roger I. Glass, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Fogarty International Center

 

 

Gordon and Llura Gund Leadership Award

Shari and Garen Staglin

Founders, Staglin Family Vineyard

 

 

Raymond and Beverly Sackler Award for Sustained National Leadership

Peter J. Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.

Dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

 

Paul G. Rogers Distinguished Organization Advocacy Award

EveryLife Foundation for Rare Diseases

 

 

For more information about the awardees, click here. The honorees for the Isadore Rosenfeld Award for Impact on Public Opinion, and the Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy will be announced in the coming weeks. To view event details for our past Advocacy Awards dinners, please click here

Information on sponsorship opportunities is available online here. For questions about sponsorship, contact Thayer Surette at tsurette@researchamerica.org

Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
VP Communications
571-482-2710

Anna Briseño
Senior Manager of Communications
571-482-2737

If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana