Thursday, November 29, 2007
An op-ed titled " World's Greatest Epidemics Collide " co-authored by Paul G. Rogers Society for Global Health Research Ambassador Chris Elias, MD, was published in The Seattle Post-Intelligencer.
Saturday, November 24, 2007
An op-ed "Encourage stem cell research in all ways " was published by board member William Brinkley, PhD, in The Houston Chronicle .
Friday, November 16, 2007
WASHINGTON—Nov. 16, 2007—Although nearly three quarters of Americans expect breakthroughs in treatments for diabetes, cancer and heart disease over the next decade, a majority of Americans (57%) believe we are not making enough progress in medical...
Tuesday, October 9, 2007
WASHINGTON—October 9, 2007—Research!America today presented its 2007 Eugene Garfield Economic Impact of Medical and Health Research Award to two University of Chicago economists. Tomas Philipson, PhD, and Anupam Jena, PhD, were honored for their...
Thursday, October 4, 2007
ASPEN , CO — October 4, 2007 — P ublic and private sources in the U.S. invested $9.3 billion last year in global health research, according to a new report by Research!America. That amount represents 8% of the $116 billion that Research!America...
Thursday, August 30, 2007
WASHINGTON—August 30, 2007—Total U.S. investment in health-related research grew by a modest 4.2% from 2005 to 2006, significantly slower than the 6.8% increase in U.S. health costs, according to a report released today by Research!America. The...
Thursday, July 19, 2007
WASHINGTON—July 19, 2007—Most registered voters say our health care system needs real change and that federal research agencies need more funding, according to public opinion data released today by Research!America, the Albert and Mary Lasker...
Wednesday, July 11, 2007
WASHINGTON—July 11, 2007—Twenty-three of the nation's foremost experts on global health have been selected to advocate for the need for greater U.S. investment in global health research as part of Research!America's Paul G. Rogers Society for Global...
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON—March 21, 2007—A U.S. Senator, world renowned journalist, former U.S. Surgeon General and two Nobel laureates are among those honored for their exemplary advocacy for research to improve health at Research!America's 11th Annual Advocacy...
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON—March 21, 2007—Utah Senator Orrin G. Hatch was honored with Research!America's 2007 Edwin C. Whitehead Award for Medical Research Advocacy . Research!America's pinnacle award recognized the Senator's past and continuing work to advance...


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