Opioid addiction, lung disease, asthma and prostate cancer research are among those being recognized with The Clinical Research Forum's Top Ten Clinical Research Achievement Awards. The annual competition seeks to identify major advances resulting from the nation's investment in research to benefit the health and welfare of its citizens. This year’s award ceremony will be held on Tuesday, April 18 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
The awards shine a spotlight on innovative, ground-breaking research from some of our nation's most prestigious academic institutions and medical centers, including a number of Research!America Alliance Members.
Award recipients are working on new and promising treatments in the following areas: environmental exposures and asthma; treating opioid addiction; lung disease treatment; prostate cancer; rheumatoid arthritis treatment; evaluating hospital performance; atherosclerosis in communities; essential tremor therapy; autoimmune disease therapy; and cesarean section infection prevention.
For more information on the award recipients and to RSVP for the ceremony, visit clinicalresearchforum.org.