Thursday, June 28, 2018
Most Americans view child abuse and neglect as a public health problem, a sentiment more strongly shared among Latinos (81%) than their White (76%) and Black (74%) peers, according to a new survey. The national survey of adults , led by Research!...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
The $2 billion funding increase for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the Senate subcommittee FY19 spending bill will fuel innovation and cutting-edge research at a time when other nations are poised to surpass our leadership in science and...
Monday, June 25, 2018
Science has gotten more political, so scientists are looking for new ways to influence politics. Last week, a group called the National Science Policy Network announced its debut. It’s aimed at formalizing loosely linked groups of early-career...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Leaders of the scientific community have criticized the myopic actions of this administration to stifle the voice and input of scientific knowledge. For example, President Trump has yet to nominate a scientific advisor. His administration’s budgets...
Monday, June 18, 2018
A strong majority of Americans view child abuse and neglect as a public health problem in the United States, a sentiment shared across populations with 81% of Hispanics, 76% of non-Hispanic whites, 74% of African-Americans and 67% of Asians in...
Monday, June 18, 2018
According to a new survey commissioned by Research!America, a majority of Americans view child abuse and neglect as a serious public health problem. Now, two Coloradans have created a foundation to support research, training and prevention. One of...
Monday, June 11, 2018
Regarding the article "Guests at ‘hotel influenza’ will help test flu shot" (June 6) : The "hotel influenza" study could significantly advance research into the development of a universal flu vaccine and improve the effectiveness of vaccines. The...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
A recent survey found that Americans in 2018 have less confidence in the U.S. vaccine system than they did 10 years ago. Overall, 77 percent of respondents to a recent survey still expressed confidence in the system, but that number was down a full...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
An op-ed from Mary Woolley. The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is deeply unsettling, having already killed more than two dozen people. In the 2015 outbreak in West Africa that spread to this country as well, thousands...
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
A letter to the editor from Mary Woolley. The confirmed case of measles in Maryland demonstrates the importance of public awareness about the safety and efficacy of vaccines.

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