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Entries for April 2013

05
The NIH's 2013 budget was cut by 5.1% or about $1.6 billion.  Medical research is being halted, midstream, as the cuts continue to take away jobs, innovative, transformative, medical advances, and future insight into understanding and treating disease.   Read more, bloomberg article link: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-04-04/tumors-on-ice-as-budget-impasse-freezes-medical-research....

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Retta Beery posted on April 05, 2013
04
Dr. Francis Collins, the director of the NIH, was at the White House on April 2, 2013,  with President O'Bama as he "announced the pioneering project to explore the complex workings of the human brain: the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative."   to read more of Dr. Collins visit go to: http://directorsblog.nih.gov/welcoming-the-brain-in...

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Retta Beery posted on April 04, 2013