Wednesday, October 5, 2011
WASHINGTON—October 5, 2011— Research!America's 16th Annual Advocacy Awards event will convene leaders from government, academia, industry and health advocacy organizations to honor some of the leading medical and health research advocates of our...
Saturday, October 1, 2011
"I predict that the future of science funding is rosy—except in the United States. If there were agencies akin to Standard & Poor’s charged with rating life-sciences futures in the U.S., we would be looking at a downgrade. We would owe such a...
Saturday, October 1, 2011
Mary Woolley penned a special feature, "Opinion: Research and Debt Reduction; Investing more federal dollars in life science research may save the US economy."
Thursday, September 8, 2011
WASHINGTON, DC —September 8, 2011—The U.S. public and private sectors invested $140.5 billion in 2010 on research to find new ways to treat, cure and prevent disease and disability, according to Research!America's latest annual estimate . Health...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
WASHINGTON, DC —September 7, 2011—Suzanne Ffolkes, director of media advocacy at the American Heart Association (AHA), has been named vice president of communications at Research!America, the nation's largest nonprofit advocacy alliance working to...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
ATLANTA—August 31, 2011— Scientists and business leaders asked that Sen. Saxby Chambliss support federal funding for health research and development (R&D) in a meeting today at GeoVax Labs, a Smyrna-based biopharmaceutical firm developing...
Monday, August 8, 2011
Research!America congratulates New York Times reporter - and three-time moderator of the Garfield Economic Impact Award - David Leonhardt on being named The Times' Washington Bureau Chief
Monday, August 8, 2011
Research!America responded to the news of the death of Bernadine Healy, MD, former director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Friday, July 22, 2011
Research!America urged Congress to prioritize medical, health and scientific research as it begins the process of determining the FY2012 federal budget.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
WASHINGTON —June 29, 2011—Nearly three-quarters (74%) of Georgia residents think spending money on research to improve health globally is important for economic development in Georgia, according to a new statewide poll commissioned by Research!...


Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
VP Communications

Anna Briseño
Senior Manager of Communications

Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail; without it nothing can succeed.
Abraham Lincoln