FUN FW: House will decide NIH funding on Friday
Dear FUN Colleagues, The FUN Public Policy and Governmental Affairs Committee is forwarding you = this message from Research!America at an important time in the budget proce= ss on Capitol Hill. Please support our efforts to protect NIH funding leve= ls. Best regards, Julio Ramirez Chair, Public Policy and Governmental Affairs Committee *************************** Julio J. Ramirez, Ph.D. R. Stuart Dickson Professor Director, Neuroscience Program Director, SOMAS-URM Program Department of Psychology Box 7017 Davidson College Davidson, NC 28035 Voice: 704-894-2888 House will decide NIH funding on Friday
On Friday, the House appropriations subcommittee that determines funding fo=
r NIH, CDC, and AHRQ will make their funding recommendation for fiscal year=
2012. Call or write your members of Congress today and remind them that ro=
bust funding for health research is critical.
Despite budgetary constraints, we cannot afford to fall behind when it come=
s to investing in medical research and America=92s future. These investment=
s are needed now more than ever to overcome the health challenges facing ou=
r nation and to create the jobs that will help revitalize our economy.
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