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)
Wednesday, September 21, 2005
" Federal Funding and Supportive Policies for Research ," op-ed by Hon. John Edward Porter was published in the September 21, 2005, issue of JAMA (subscription required).
Thursday, July 21, 2005
HELENA, Mt.—July 21, 2005—A large majority of Montana residents (87%) support increasing state funding for health departments that are expected to prepare for and respond to threats to our health according to a statewide poll released today by...
Thursday, July 7, 2005
WASHINGTON—July 7, 2005—Six in 10 Americans (58%) say they support using embryonic stem cells in medical research, according to a new national poll by Research!America and PARADE magazine . Three in 10 (29%) are opposed. The poll asked 1,000 adults...
Wednesday, June 29, 2005
WASHINGTON—June 29, 2005—Injury is the number one killer of Americans between the ages of one and 45. Yet fewer than half of Americans (44%) named injury of any type as the leading killer for this age group, in a nationwide poll. Research!America...
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
ALEXANDRIA, VA—February 22, 2005—Angiogenesis research pioneer and advocate Judah Folkman, MD, is the recipient of the 2005 Research!America inaugural Raymond and Beverly Sackler Award for Sustained National Leadership . Folkman will be recognized...
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
ALEXANDRIA, VA—February 22, 2005—Marlo Thomas, actor and national outreach director for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , is the recipient of the 2005 Research!America Isadore Rosenfeld Award for Impact on Public Opinion . Thomas will be...
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
ALEXANDRIA, VA—February 22, 2005 — The Honorable Nancy G. Brinker, founder of The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation , will receive the 2005 Research!America Award for Exceptional Contributions as a Volunteer Advocate for Medical or other...


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If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana