Thursday, February 1, 2007
WASHINGTON—Feb. 1, 2007—More than half of Americans (52%) don't believe the U.S. is performing well in science and math education compared to other nations, but they know science is very important (85%), according to a recent poll commissioned by...
Monday, January 29, 2007
WASHINGTON—Jan. 29, 2007—If the U.S. invests in one thing to make a difference in the world, energy issues/gas prices/alternative fuels (18%) and health care/medicine/cures (16%) top the list, according to a new poll commissioned by Research!America...
Wednesday, January 24, 2007
WASHINGTON—Jan. 24, 2007—A former U.S. surgeon general, world renowned journalist and two Nobel laureates are among those who will be honored for their exemplary advocacy for research to improve health at Research!America's 11th Annual Advocacy...
Wednesday, December 13, 2006
WASHINGTON—Dec. 13 , 2006—Obesity or being overweight is seen as the most important health issue for U.S. children, according to a new poll commissioned by Research!America and The Endocrine Society. More than a quarter of Americans (27%) named...
Tuesday, November 28, 2006
TAMPA, Fla.—Nov. 28, 2006—Ninety-six percent of Floridians think it is important for Florida to be a leader in medical and health research, yet a majority cannot name an institution, company or organization in the state where this research is...
Monday, November 20, 2006
WASHINGTON—Nov. 20, 2006—Twenty-seven of the nation's foremost experts in global health will band together to advocate for greater U.S. investment in global health research. These prominent scientists include a former Centers for Disease Control and...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006
WASHINGTON—Oct. 11, 2006— Massachusetts Institute of Technology 's Amy Finkelstein, MPhil, PhD, is the recipient of Research!America's 2006 Eugene Garfield Economic Impact of Medical and Health Research Award. An economics assistant professor,...
Thursday, September 28, 2006
WASHINGTON—Sept. 28, 2006 —While nearly nine out of 10 (89%) Americans say mental health is as important as physical health, only one-fourth (24%) believe physical and mental health are treated with equal importance in the U.S. health care system...
Tuesday, September 19, 2006
WASHINGTON—Sept. 19, 2006 —Two-thirds of Americans (66%) say they are willing to donate their own genetic material in order to help scientists study disease, according to a Research!America national public opinion poll released today. When asked if...
Monday, September 18, 2006
WASHINGTON—Sept. 18, 2006- Medical research issues and U.S. competitiveness in research and innovation are on the minds of voters and candidates alike this fall, according to a new public opinion poll and survey of Congressional candidates...

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