Tuesday, March 24, 2009
WASHINGTON—March 24, 2009—Nobel Laureate David Baltimore, PhD, will receive Research!America's 2009 Builders of Science Award . The award recognizes his leadership as founder of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and past president of...
Tuesday, March 24, 2009
WASHINGTON—March 24, 2009—The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, will receive Research!America's 2009 Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy . The award recognizes her extraordinary leadership on...
Wednesday, January 14, 2009
Contact: Dionne Dougall-Bass/Burness Communications, 888-969-7446 WASHINGTON—January 14, 2009— Twenty - five of the nation's foremost experts in global health research will band together to advocate for greater U.S. investment in global health...
Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Download the podcast of the award presentation. WASHINGTON—October 14, 2008—The 2008 Eugene Garfield Economic Impact of Medical and Health Research Award was presented today to Amitabh Chandra, PhD, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and Douglas...
Wednesday, September 17, 2008
WASHINGTON—September 17, 2008—Research!America has received $1.4 million in renewed support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the Paul G. Rogers Society for Global Health Research. This continued commitment from the Gates Foundation...
Monday, May 12, 2008
WASHINGTON, DC—May 12, 2008—A new poll shows that 85% of U.S. adults agree that the presidential candidates should participate in a debate on how science can be used to help tackle America's major challenges. The poll found no difference between...
Tuesday, April 29, 2008
NEW ORLEANS — April 29, 2008 —Mental health issues top the list of ways Louisianans say the 2005 hurricanes affected the health of people in their community. In a new state poll, symptoms such as increased anxiety, stress and depression, were cited...
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
WASHINGTON—March 18, 2008—Massachusetts Senator Edward Kennedy has been selected as the recipient of Research!America's 2008 Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy . The award is in recognition of Kennedy's long-standing support of...
Thursday, March 13, 2008
WASHINGTON—March 13, 2008—amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, has been named Research!America's 2008 Paul G. Rogers Distinguished Organization Advocacy Award recipient. amfAR was selected because of its work to accelerate HIV/AIDS research and...
Thursday, March 13, 2008
WASHINGON—March 13, 2008—Pat Furlong, founding president and CEO of Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy, has been named Research!America's 2008 Gordon and Llura Gund Leadership Award recipient. She will accept the award at Research!America's 12th...

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