Wednesday, March 14, 2012
WASHINGTON—March 14, 2012 —Research!America will honor some of our nation's foremost medical and health research advocates at the 16th Annual Advocacy Awards tonight at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C. The awards dinner attracts...
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Blog post by Research!America Director of Global Health R&D and Public Health Advocacy Jennifer Chow about the importance of vaccines.
Monday, March 5, 2012
Saratoga resident Scott Johnson will receive Research!America 2012 Gordon and Llura Gund Leadership Award for his effort in founding the Myelin Repair Foundation.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Research!America president and CEO Mary Woolley was quoted in this blog post about why most Americans don’t know where research is done, or who funds it. Poll data was also featured.
Thursday, February 23, 2012
Op-ed by Research!America emeritus director Dr. Louis W. Sullivan on medical research funding. Dr.Sullivan was the secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services from 1989 to 1993 and is president emeritus of the Morehouse School of...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Research!America poll data was featured in this blog post about how many Americans can’t name a living scientist.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Op-ed by Dr.Gilbert Omenn about the importance of funding medical research. Dr. Omenn is a professor of Internal Medicine, Human Genetics, Public Health, and Computational Medicine at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
"Michigan is one of the most prominent states for biomedical research ... Such research depends largely on federal funding from NIH. In 2011, NIH provided $655 million for research at colleges, universities, medical centers, and small businesses in...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
"We have the brainpower assembled to tackle health disparities; now we need the resources to accomplish the goal. Sadly, medical research has been largely overlooked during the presidential campaign. This is surprising, given that biomedical...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Research!America Chair John E. Porter and Research!America President and CEO Mary Woolley were quoted in this article about President Obama's FY13 budget.


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