Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX-30) have each been selected to receive the Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy for their extraordinary contributions to strengthening our nation’s...
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Programs that uplift diversity in the professional scientific community like those at the National Institutes of Health are essential for the advancement of medical research, Duke University Professor Dr. Kafui Dzirasa said during a Research America...
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Nearly a year into the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, Americans agree that investing in research will be key to a strong future for our nation. When asked to identify priorities for the President and Congress in the first 100 days in office,...
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
TriSci, a group of graduate students aimed at promoting science communication and advocacy, has been awarded a 2021 Civic Engagement Microgrant Initiative by Research!America and the Rita Allen Foundation . They are among 19 graduate student and...
Monday, February 8, 2021
Research!America is deeply grateful to Senator Edward Markey (D-MA), Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC), Representative Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Representative Fred Upton (R-MI) for introducing the Research Investment to Spark the Economy (RISE) Act (H.R....
Thursday, February 4, 2021
Individuals, organizations, and partnerships contributing in profoundly important ways to combating COVID-19 will be honored by Research!America at an online event on April 14, 2021. The Outstanding Achievement in Public Health Awards , a new...
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Letter to the Editor: The OSTP must receive bipartisan support and the authority to create a national science and technology strategy that offers greater coordination across the more than 20 government agencies with scientific missions.
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
By Brandon Lee The recent round of scientific nominations and vaccine plans announced by President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team indicate the incoming administration is vying to make good on promises to make science-based policy decisions...
Saturday, January 16, 2021
The recent round of scientific nominations and vaccine plans announced by the Biden-Harris transition team indicate President-elect Biden is making good on promises to make science-based policy decisions. Throughout his campaign and after the...
Saturday, January 16, 2021
Written by: Kristina Johnson and Darío Gil One of the greatest scientific achievements of the past century - the rapid development of safe, effective COVID-19 vaccines - happened because the United States broke with convention. A unique public and...

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