Recent Research!America polling shows that only 1 in 5 Americans knows that research to improve health is conducted in all 50 states. The impact of that research is felt locally as well as nationally.
Organizations in states across the country receive funding from several federal agencies to conduct research. The impact of that funding is felt far beyond the lab, however.
Medical and health research conducted in each state strengthens the local economies. This resource contains profiles of each state including the sources of investment in research, statistics for health-related industries, and highlights from local economic impact studies.