The NIH will receive less than half of what the Biden administration requested for its new big ticket entity known as ARPA-H, as a House spending panel seeks a heavier medical research boost across the board. The House Appropriations Labor-HHS-...
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Monday, July 12, 2021
Statement of Research!America CEO and President Mary Woolley on House Labor-HHS Draft Appropriations Bill
Research!America applauds the funding levels included in the draft appropriations bill ( press summary ) released by the House Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee.
Thursday, June 24, 2021
More than four years after the 21st Century Cures Act was signed into law, Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Fred Upton (R-MI) on Tuesday circulated a discussion draft of their proposed Cures 2.0 legislation, setting the stage for negotiations on the...
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Research!America applauds Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Fred Upton (R-MI) for their unremitting commitment to accelerate medical and public health progress, as most recently evidenced by the array of forward-thinking proposals included in their...
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Statement of Research!America President and CEO Mary Woolley on Dr. Anne Schuchat’s Upcoming Retirement from the CDC
Research!America expresses our gratitude to Anne Schuchat, MD, for her 33 years of service at the Centers for Disease Control and salutes her extraordinary leadership during some of our country’s greatest public health emergencies. Dr. Schuchat...
Friday, May 28, 2021
Statement of Research!America CEO and President Mary Woolley on President Biden’s FY22 Budget Proposal
Research!America applauds President Biden for the critically important research and public health investments included in his FY22 budget proposal.
Friday, May 28, 2021
Statement of Research!America President and CEO Mary Woolley on the Confirmation of Eric Lander as OSTP Director
Research!America applauds the confirmation of Dr. Eric Lander as the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). President Biden previously appointed Dr. Lander, his Science Advisor to a Cabinet-level position, a strong statement...
Friday, May 21, 2021
During his first address to a joint session of Congress last month, US President Joe Biden drew little applause from Republicans in the physically distanced, masked audience. A rare exception to their steadfast silence came when he unveiled an...
Monday, May 10, 2021
...we need to support the Office of Science and Technology Policy, which the science adviser leads, beyond its pre-cabinet budget of $5.5 million a year.
Monday, May 3, 2021
Research!America is pleased to announce that Oprah Winfrey, global media leader, will join Dr. Anthony S. Fauci,