Thursday, March 18, 2010

Invest in Tomorrow. Invest in Research.

A week or so ago, we invited New Voices to attend Research!America's 2010 National Forum, Invest in Tomorrow. Invest in Research. It was an amazing event - and we'll all be telling you more about it soon. But as a recap, check out Kimberly's live tweeting on NV4Research and the podcasts of the panel sessions below.

From left: R. Tjian, J. Howse, T. Frieden, J. Woodruff, P. Chew, C. Clancy

Panel 1: Working Toward Better Health for All

Moderator: Judy Woodruff, "PBS Newshour"
  • Paul Chew, MD, chief science & medical officer, sanofi-aventis U.S.
  • Carolyn M. Clancy, MD, director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • Thomas R. Frieden, MD, MPH, director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Jennifer Howse, PhD, president, March of Dimes Foundation
  • Robert Tjian, PhD, president, Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
From left: M. Hamburg, F. Collins, B. Kunz, M. Kinsley, J. Watters,
& M. Anderson

Panel 2: Translating Discoveries into Better Health

Michael Kinsley
, The Atlantic
  • Margaret Anderson, executive director, FasterCures
  • Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, director, National Institutes of Health
  • Margaret Hamburg, MD, commissioner, Food and Drug Administration
  • Barbara Kunz, president, Health and Life Sciences Global Business, Battelle Memorial Institute
  • Jack T. Watters, MD, vice president of external medical affairs, Pfizer Inc.

View more photos from the 2010 National Forum.

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