“Is an Adviser Necessary to Help Elevate Science? ” reported concerns that elevating the science adviser to the cabinet level could be “more symbolic than substantive.” For the sake of the country’s response to societal challenges, and its economic...
Monday, May 10, 2021
Monday, May 3, 2021
Research!America is pleased to announce that Oprah Winfrey, global media leader, will join Dr. Anthony S. Fauci,
Friday, April 30, 2021
Research!America, a nonprofit alliance that advocates for science, discovery, and innovation to achieve better health for all, has elected nine new members to its board. Each of these individuals has made significant contributions to advancing...
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Statement of Research!America President and CEO Mary Woolley on President Biden’s Address to Joint Session of Congress
Research!America applauds the emphasis President Biden placed on research, science, and technology in his address to Congress
Friday, April 9, 2021
Statement of Research!America President and CEO Mary Woolley on President Biden’s FY2022 Discretionary Budget Request
Research!America is grateful for the emphasis the President placed in his preliminary fiscal year 2022 budget proposal on equipping the United States with critical strength in the science, technology, and public health arenas. These assets will...
Thursday, April 1, 2021
Research!America applauds the strong role for science and technology (S&T) in President Biden’s American Jobs Plan. The Plan, which includes increased funding for NSF and other S&T agencies, reflects the bipartisan consensus that our nation...
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Statement of Research!America President & CEO Mary Woolley on Senate Confirmation of Dr. Vivek Murthy as Surgeon General
Research!America applauds Senate confirmation of Dr. Vivek Murthy for the role of Surgeon General. As Dr. Murthy demonstrated when he ably served as our nation’s 19th surgeon general under the Obama Administration, he is a visionary leader, a...
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Research!America, a nonprofit alliance that advocates for science, discovery, and innovation to achieve better health for all, has elected Susan Dentzer as board chair and the Honorable Bart Gordon as board vice chair. The Honorable Mike Castle, who...
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Statement of Research!America President and CEO Mary Woolley on the Confirmation of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra
Research!America commends the Senate’s confirmation of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Statement by Research!America President and CEO Mary Woolley on the Retirement of Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO)
Senator Roy Blunt is an extraordinary champion for research and public health, working tenaciously to increase federal investment in the crucial research the National Institutes of Health (NIH) conducts and supports. Honored with Research!America’s...