Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Research!America and the Rita Allen Foundation are pleased to announce the recipients of microgrant awards of $1,000 to $3,000 provided to 15 graduate student and post-doc led science policy groups for a range of civic engagement activities in their...
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Renée Fleming , acclaimed soprano, will receive Research!America’s Isadore Rosenfeld Award for Impact on Public Opinion for her commitment to research advocacy at the intersection between music, the brain, and wellness. The award, which will be...
Friday, November 22, 2019
Every Monday before Thanksgiving, Research!America salutes public health professionals who go above and beyond
Sunday, November 3, 2019
Texas isn’t generally considered a national leader in research and development, despite having some renowned institutions and a string of Nobel Prize winners. But reality is ahead of perception, and the trend has been improving steadily. Now voters...
Advocacy Awards
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Bruce M. Alberts, PhD, former president (1993-2005) of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), will be honored at Research!America’s Advocacy Awards Dinner on March 11, 2020 in Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Research!America congratulates the 2019 Nobel awardees in Chemistry, who richly deserve this honor for their groundbreaking work in the area of materials science and engineering. The awardees — John B. Goodenough, PhD, chair in engineering at The...
Monday, October 7, 2019
Research!America applauds the 2019 Nobel awardees in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries on the fundamental usage of oxygen by cells. The awardees – William Kaelin, Jr. MD at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (a Research!America alliance member...
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Research!America is profoundly grateful to Senate Labor-HHS Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Roy Blunt (R-MO), Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-WA), and the Subcommittee members for providing a $3 billion increase for the National Institutes of...
Monday, September 9, 2019
Looking to slow the fallout from Novartis’ data manipulation fiasco with its billion-dollar gene therapy Zolgensma (onasemnogene abeparvovec-xioi), CEO Vasant Narasimhan told an investor conference on Monday that the company will be more proactive...
Friday, September 6, 2019
The surge in lung disease cases, and at least five deaths, seemingly linked to vaping products is serious enough that some public health officials are cautioning consumers to avoid such products until there's more information on the root cause...


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