Thursday, September 5, 2019
Medical practitioners and experts examined challenges in research and innovation at a day-long forum hosted by Research!America in Washington, DC. Dr. Robert Redfield , director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was one of many...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Vaccine doubters may be more likely to be open to receiving shots when disease outbreaks are nearby, a new study finds. A growing number of Americans are distrustful of government health officials and particularly of vaccines, which misinformation...
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Supported in part by a grant from the Rita Allen Foundation, Research!America has announced a request for proposals from graduate student- and postdoc-led science policy groups for its civic engagement initiative. Started in 2018, the Civic...
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Research!America is thankful to members of both parties who voted to pass this profoundly important legislation. We are especially appreciative of the leadership of both parties for working together to see this through. The Bipartisan Budget Act...
Monday, July 29, 2019
Research!America Announces Call For Proposals for Science Student Groups Civic Engagement Projects Research!America is announcing a request for proposals from graduate student- and postdoc-led science policy groups for the alliance’s civic...
Thursday, July 25, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Robert Shalett , rshalett@ResearchAmerica.org , 571-482-2737 Sheril Kirshenbaum, sheril@ScienceDebate.org , 347-771-8495 A large majority of Iowans (74 percent) say it is important for the presidential candidates to...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Medical research funding is all but guaranteed an increase in 2020, after the White House and Congress reached an agreement on a budget, a research advocate says.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Congressional lawmakers have reached a two-year budget deal with Trump Administration officials that would, if passed and signed into law, increase spending by $320 billion, the New York Times reports .
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Research!America is deeply grateful for the leadership and commitment from both parties that is reflected in this budget agreement for fiscal years 2020 and 2021. Research!America applauds this bipartisan, bicameral budget deal. By avoiding...
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
On 5 June 2019, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced policy changes that will dramatically curtail—and potentially end—fetal tissue research in the United States.

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If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana