Monday, February 25, 2019
NESTcc is pleased to announce that on February 12, 2019, the MDIC Board of Directors confirmed Jennifer Luray, MPA as the newest member of NESTcc’s Governing Committee.
Friday, February 15, 2019
Research!America welcomes the news that a bill has been signed into law that completes the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 budget process and updates the resources available to such pivotal federal agencies as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the...
Friday, February 8, 2019
US President Donald J. Trump nodded to science and women in his second State of the Union speech on Feb. 5 and provided a glimpse of his administration’s priorities related to energy, trade, and health care. However, he gave scarce details of how...
Friday, February 8, 2019
While in his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Donald Trump highlighted past accomplishments of US science and engineering — he touted the upcoming 50 th anniversary of the moon landing — Chemical & Engineering News writes the...
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
In his State of the Union address, President Trump rightly emphasized the profoundly important role scientific discovery has played in strengthening our nation and advancing the goals and aspirations of the American people. His words reinforced both...
Senator Richard Shelby and Representative Nita Lowey
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Senator Richard C. Shelby (R-AL) and Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey (D-NY 17) have each been selected to receive the Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy for their pivotal roles in improving the lives of Americans through health...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Research!America Names Jennifer Luray Senior Advisor Health Policy Champion to Join Leading Medical Research Advocacy Organization Jennifer Luray, a health policy leader whose work spans across the public and private sectors, has been named Senior...
Monday, December 3, 2018
Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, DPhil, award-winning author and pioneering scientist, will receive Research!America’s Isadore Rosenfeld Award for Impact on Public Opinion for his efforts to demystify cancer for broad audiences. The Rosenfeld Award is...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
A majority of Americans believe the health threat posed by antibiotic resistance is real and pressing, a new survey shows.
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Total U.S. investment in medical and health research and development (R&D) in the U.S. grew by 27% over the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, led by industry and the federal government, according to U.S. Investments in Medical and Health...


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