How will research for health fit among the priorities of a new Administration and the next Congress? Distinguished leaders in public policy will discuss the outcome of the 2016 Election and implications for the research ecosystem and medical progress during a program at the American Association for the Advancement of Science on Tuesday, November 15, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET.
Federal funding for research and bold initiatives like the cancer moonshot and precision medicine, public-private partnerships and efforts to address the opioid epidemic and other health threats will be among the topics for a panel discussion moderated by Lori Stokes, co-anchor, WABC-TV Eyewitness News.
Guest speaker John Zogby, the founder of the “Zogby Poll” and founder and Senior Partner of John Zogby Strategies, will share insights on the results of the presidential and congressional elections, a changing political landscape, and the potential impact on research advocacy.
Panelists include The Honorable John Edward Porter, Research!America Board Chair, U.S. representative (1980-2001),
The Honorable Mike Castle, Research!America Vice Chair, U.S. representative (1993 – 2011)
The Honorable Lou Sullivan, M.D., U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (1989-1993) and Research!America emeritus director and,
Rush Holt, Ph.D., CEO, American Association for the Advancement of Science, former U.S. Representative (D-NJ-12), and Research!America board member.
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