Monday, March 28, 2022
The National Institutes of Health’s total budget would grow to about $62 billion in fiscal 2023 under the president’s request released Monday, about $20 billion more than it’s had over the last few years. However, $12 billion of that money is...
America Speaks! Volume 22
Thursday, March 24, 2022
Every year, Research!America publishes America Speaks!, a summary of our most recently commissioned survey data. With Volume 22, we capture an important snapshot of public priorities as they concern life-saving science and public health. Nine in 10...
Wednesday, March 9, 2022
Research!America applauds Congress for developing the bipartisan Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022 . Among many critically important provisions, the Omnibus appropriations legislation provides much needed FY22 funding increases for NIH, CDC, FDA...
Wednesday, March 2, 2022
We applaud President Biden’s focus on many critical public health and research priorities in last night’s State of the Union address, including COVID-19, cancer, opioid addiction, and mental health – all of which were identified as among America’s...
Wednesday, March 2, 2022
“Given all the other things that are going on the world, starting with the Ukraine, I was just so pleased to hear the emphasis that the president placed on improving health, and assuring research and development across the board,” Research!America...
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
The appointment of Robert “Bob” Otto Valdez, Ph.D., M.H.S.A., as the new Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is welcome news . As we continue to deal with COVID-19 and prepare for future health threats it is critical we...
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) and Kay Granger (R-TX-12) have each been selected to receive the Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy for their extraordinary contributions to strengthening our nation’s research capabilities...
Friday, February 18, 2022
Walter Isaacson, author, professor, executive, and television host (among other roles) will receive Research!America’s Isadore Rosenfeld Award for Impact on Public Opinion for his commitment to bringing public attention to revolutionary figures in...
Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Support for federal investment in research is a priority Americans across the political spectrum agree on, according to new data from a January 2022 survey commissioned by Research!America. Eight in 10 Americans say investing in research is...
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
We strongly applaud the bipartisan Senate vote in support of Dr. Robert Califf for Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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