Speeches and Presentations

Research!America leadership and board members often speak out on the need to advocate for more federal funding for health research.

Members of Research!America's Executive Committee made presentations at our 2011 Annual Meeting of Members: Part 1Part 2

Mary Woolley presented "Economic Returns of Life Science Research: Importance to Policy Makers" at the National Academies Board on Life Sciences in San Francisco. 

Mary Woolley presented "A Few How–To‘s on Garnering Congressional Support for Advocacy " at the National Center for Science Education

Mary Woolley gave a presentation "Public Perception of Clinical Research" at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. 

Mary Woolley gave a presentation at the Association of Chairs of Departments of Physiology in Bonita Springs, Florida.

Mary Woolley presented Breakthrough Advocacy for Breakthrough Research  at the Damon Runyon Foundation in New York.

Mary Woolley presented "Making Medical Research a National Priority: The Work of Research!America" to Research!Sweden in Stockholm. 

Mary Woolley presented "Breakthrough Advocacy for Research" to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Fellows. 

Mary Woolley gave a presentation at Research!America member Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

Mary Woolley gave the commencement address at the Northeastern Ohio University Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy graduation. 


Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
VP Communications

Anna Briseño
Senior Manager of Communications

Without continued support for health research, many of the most promising young scientists, their ideas and a myriad of potentially life-changing scientific breakthroughs will vanish into oblivion.
Paul Marinec, PhD; University of California San Francisco