If you missed the 2020 Forum or wish to revisit the timely, critical conversations, all of the recordings are posted below as well as on our YouTube page.


Securing a Science Strong Future

Speakers: *Victor Dzau, MD; Valerie Conn; Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD; *Bill Hait, MD, PhD; Susan Hockfield, PhD; Iris Loew-Friedrich, PhD

Vaccine Development: Are we at a Turning Point?

Speakers: Esther KrofahRuth Karron, MD; Mike Levine, MD, DTPH; Gary Nabel, MD; *Mark McClellan, MD, PhD, MPA; Paul Offit, MD; Will Zerhouni, JD

The Science of Vaccine Confidence

Speakers: Jenny LurayPhyllis Arthur, MBA; Bruce Gellin MD, MPH; Sandra Crouse Quinn PhD; Todd Wolynn, MD, MMM

Health Equity: Making Measurable Change Happen

Speakers: *Sudip Parikh, PhD; Patti Doykos, PhD; Vivian Pinn, MD; Elena Rios, MD, MSPH; the Honorable Louis Sullivan, MD; David Williams, PhD, MPH


Public Health Preparedness – Hard Lessons of COVID-19

Speakers: *Georges Benjamin, MD; Richard Horton, FRCP, FMedSci; Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH; *Deborah Trautman, PhD, RN, FAAN; Elias Zerhouni, MD

Will COVID-19 Impact the Speed of Patient Innovation in the Long-Term?

Speakers: Jeff Allen, PhD; Ned Braunstein, MD; Peter Marks, MD, PhD; Anne McDonald Pritchett, PhD; Rachel Sher; John Taylor, JD

Building a Science-Strong Nation: Turning Aspiration into Action

Speakers: Mary Woolley; *Victor Dzau, MD; *Sudip Parikh, PhD; Ronald Daniels, JD

Flash Talks Competition

Featuring early-career scientists from academia and industry to convey their thesis or long-term research project in an engaging way in three minutes or less.

Speakers: Caitlin Grzeskowiak, PhD; Joel Beetsch, PhD; Rush D. Holt, PhD; Jocelyn Moore; Willy Prado, PhD

* Indicates Research!America Board Member


Science on the Front Lines with Tony Fauci, MD and Judy Woodruff 

Science on the Front Lines with HHS Secretary Alex Azar and Susan Dentzer

Science on the Front Lines with ADM Brett Giroir and Sanjay Gupta

Science on the Front Lines with Susan Dentzer; Francis Collins, MD, PhD; Mikael Dolsten, MD, PhD

Science on the Front Lines with Robert Redfield, MD and Frank Sesno

Science on the Front Lines with Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-CO-1) and Congressman Fred Upton (R-MI-6); Moderated by Frank Sesno 

Fireside Chat: Diversity and Inclusiveness: Walking our Talk with Michelle McMurry-Heath, MD, PhD and Steve Clemons

Advocacy in Action with Wendy Rogers

Fireside Chat with Nakela Cook, MD, MPH, and Nancy Brown 

20 Voices, 3 Minutes, 1 Question

A series of short videos from leaders across the science and research spectrum. They are the 20 voices, three minutes, one question. 


2020 National Health Research Forum Recordings