Monday, April 25, 2011
"Speaking as someone who has spent most of my life in a lab, I can safely say we, as scientists, have not done a stellar job informing people about what we do or how we do it. This may prove to be a significant omission, as research funding for the...
Monday, April 18, 2011
Research!America's board chair, former Congressman John Edward Porter, and president, Mary Woolley, thanked President Obama for prioritizing medical, health and scientific research in his FY2012 budget proposal.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011
WASHINGTON -April 6, 2011-With Congress at a budget impasse, a new poll suggests the nation's leaders should look more deeply at the public's priorities, particularly regarding proposed cuts to medical, health and scientific research. Research!...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
WASHINGTON-March 15, 2011- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will receive Research!America's 2011 Gordon and Llura Gund Leadership Award . The award recognizes his national and global influence as an advocate, philanthropist and public official...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
WASHINGTON-March 15, 2011- Research!America's 15 th Annual Advocacy Awards event will convene over 400 leaders from government, academia, industry and health advocacy organizations to honor some of the leading medical and health research advocates...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
WASHINGTON - March 8, 2011- Nobel laureate J. Michael Bishop, MD, chancellor emeritus, university professor and director of the G.W. Hooper Research Foundation at the University of California, San Francisco, will receive Research!America's 2011...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
WASHINGTON-March 8, 2011- Acclaimed broadcast journalist Charlie Rose will receive Research!America's 2011 Isadore Rosenfeld Award for Impact on Public Opinion . The award recognizes his commitment to bringing greater public attention to, and...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
WASHINGTON-March 8, 2011- Inventor and physicist Dean Kamen will receive Research!America's 2011 Builders of Science Award . The award recognizes his leadership in founding DEKA Research & Development Corporation and AutoSyringe, Inc., building...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
WASHINGTON-March 8, 2011- The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) will receive Research!America's 2011 Paul G. Rogers Distinguished Organization Advocacy Award. The award recognizes DVBIC's innovative public education programs and...
Monday, March 7, 2011
WASHINGTON-March 7, 2011- Sen. Richard J. Durbin (D-IL) will receive Research!America's 2011 Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy . The award recognizes his longstanding commitment to research throughout his three terms in the U.S...


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Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana