Grand Reception 6:15 PM
Dinner 7:00 PM
Research!America’s 21st annual Advocacy Awards will honor outstanding advocates for research whose contributions to health and medicine have saved lives and improved quality of life for patients worldwide. The event will take place on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
The 2017 Award honorees are:
Joseph Biden, 47th Vice President of the United States
Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN)
Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes of Health
Kathy Bates, Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) spokesperson and Academy Award-winner
Phillip A. Sharp, Ph.D., Nobel Laureate, Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Leland H. Hartwell, Ph.D., Nobel Laureate and director of the Center for Sustainable Health at Arizona State University’s Biodesign Institute and Virginia G. Piper Chair of Personalized Medicine
The Lupus Foundation of America
More honorees will be announced in the coming weeks.
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Registration is now closed for the Advocacy Awards Dinner. If you are a member of the media, please contact Anna Briseño at firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions, please contact email@example.com.