Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Controversy comes with the territory. “Anytime there’s controversy in science, NIH is going to be involved,” said Mary Woolley, president and CEO of Research!America, a science funding advocacy group.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021
This year’s Nobel Prize winners in medicine or physiology, physics, and chemistry are testaments to how basic research can inform the progress of human health.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Research!America expresses our deepest gratitude to Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, for his 12 years of service as the director of the National Institutes of Health. His tenure leading the largest supporter of biomedical and health research in the...
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Dr. Collins has established a legacy as a tremendous advocate for the power of research to lift hope, and constantly expand the possibilities for research to provide answers to the devastation caused by disease.
Friday, October 1, 2021
The science community should take a pledge to stop criticizing—or, worse, condemning—nonscientists who are actually just acting like scientists, asking questions, expressing skepticism.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Pfizer expects to release clinical trial data on how well its Covid-19 vaccine works in 6-month to 5-year-old children as early as the end of October, CEO Albert Bourla said Tuesday. Covid vaccine data for kids between ages 5 and 11 will come much...
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
“We are planning and I’m hopeful for the timeline that’s been mapped out,” Rochelle P. Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Tuesday at Research!America’s national health research forum
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Drug companies should be able to bring medicines to market that can help people who are sick with Covid-19, similar to the way Tamiflu fights off influenza, former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said.
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Research!America is thrilled to announce The First Lady of the United States, Dr. Jill Biden, will deliver pre-recorded opening remarks at the National Health Research Forum at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 13. “It is a privilege and honor to welcome...
Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Research!America is excited to announce applications are open for the Civic Engagement Microgrant Program,


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