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...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Georgia Health Leaders to Senator Chambliss: Global Health R&D is Central to Economy, Health in State
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).
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
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!...
Monday, May 16, 2011
ROOTSTOWN, Ohio -May 16, 2011-Ohioans broadly support a strong commitment to medical and health research and recognize its direct link to job creation and the state's and the nation's economy, according to a new statewide poll conducted by IBOPE...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
WASHINGTON -May 11, 2011-Most Maryland residents trust the health and medical research information provided by traditional media-newspapers (77%), television (71%), magazines (68%), radio (66%)-and the Internet (also 66%), according to a new state...
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!...