American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 1200 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20005.
November 15, 2012
What Happens Now?
The post-election outlook for medical research and innovation:
A discussion sponsored by Research!America, AAAS and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.
Join us on Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.
at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS),
1200 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20005.
The day of the event, registration will open at AAAS at 2:30 p.m.
Featured speakers include Research!America Chair, former Congressman John Porter;former Congressman Kweisi Mfume; Research!America CEO Mary Woolley; Matthew Cooper, Editor, National Journal Daily; and Mark B. McClellan, MD, PhD, director, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution. This widely attended event is presented free of charge due to the generosity of American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network and AAAS.
Following the discussion, please join us for a reception honoring the winners of the
2012 Garfield Economic Impact Award,
Amalia R. Miller, PhD, and Catherine E. Tucker, PhD,
for their publication, “Can Health Care Information Technology Save Babies?” The reception will take place from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. and is supported by Merck & Co., Inc.and Research!America*.