Thursday, January 26, 2006
WASHINGTON—Jan. 26, 2006—Six in 10 Americans (58%) say greater funding for medical and health research is essential to the country's future health and economic prosperity, according to a new national poll released today by Research!America. More...
Wednesday, January 18, 2006
AUGUSTA, Me.—Jan. 18, 2006—More than 90% of Maine residents say it is important that Maine be a leader in health and medical research, though fewer than one in four (23%) see the state that way, according to a new statewide poll released today by...
Thursday, January 12, 2006
HONOLULU—Jan. 12, 2006—More than 80% of Hawaii residents say medical and health research is important to the state's economy, but less than half that number (38%) view Hawaii as a leader in this field, according to a new statewide poll released...
Wednesday, January 4, 2006
HOUSTON—Jan. 4, 2006—More than half (55%) of Texans support embryonic stem cell research and a majority (53%) favor using federal funds to conduct this type of research, according to a statewide poll released today by Research!America. Six in 10 (59...
Tuesday, December 20, 2005
WASHINGTON—Dec. 20, 2005—Public and private sources in the U.S. spent $9.5 billion in 2003 on research and development (R&D) to improve health in developing nations, according to a new report from Research!America. The benchmark study, supported...
Friday, December 9, 2005
WASHINGTON—Dec. 9, 2005—Most Americans (58%) hope to live past age 85, although only 43% think they actually will, according to a new national poll released today by Research!America and PARADE magazine. Fewer than half (46%) think older people are...
Friday, November 18, 2005
WASHINGTON—Nov. 18, 2005—November 21 marks the nation's first Public Health Thank You Day. As Thanksgiving approaches, Research!America and the leading U.S. public health organizations ask Americans to give special thanks to their state and local...
Thursday, November 17, 2005
INDIANAPOLIS—Nov. 17, 2005—Indiana residents almost universally support investment in scientific research as a driver for the state's economy but think their state is not yet a leader in this area, according to a newly released state poll...
Monday, October 24, 2005
WASHINGTON—Oct. 24, 2005—University of Chicago Graduate School of Business economics professors Kevin M. Murphy, PhD, and Robert H. Topel, PhD, are the recipients of Research!America's 2005 Eugene Garfield Economic Impact of Medical and Health...
Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Public Attitudes and Perceptions About Health-Related Research by Mary Woolley and Stacie Propst, PhD, appeared in the September 21, 2005, issue of JAMA (subscription required)

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