For Immediate Release Contact: David Zinn (202) 347-5872 acadrad.org The Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research Announces the Recipients of its 2017 Distinguished Investigator Award Recipients of This Award Have Attained a Level of Research Accomplishment That Ranks Within the Top 10% of All Academic Radiology Faculty Washington, DC [...]
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Dr. Rakow-Penner’s research focuses on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for women’s cancers. Specifically, she works on imaging breast cancer, cervical cancer, endometrial cancer and ovarian cancer using an advanced diffusion imaging technique called Restriction Spectrum Imaging (RSI). Her most recent results were presented at the 2017 International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, [...]
The Academy for Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research (Academy) issued the following statement in response to the fiscal year (FY) 2017 spending package released today, which provides $34.1 billion for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a $2 billion increase including $352 million provided in the 21st Century Cures Act for targeted initiatives. The [...]
The agreement provides $34,084,000,000 for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) activities, including $352,000,000 from the 21st Century Cures Act, an increase of $2,000,000,000, or 6.2 percent, above fiscal year 2016. The agreement continues the commitment to funding research on Alzheimer' s disease and increases funding by $400,000,000 to a total of $1,391,000,000 in fiscal [...]
“America First and Greatest” Requires Investment in NIH The Academy for Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research issued the following statement in response to the President’s fiscal year (FY) 2018 budget blueprint released today. March 16, 2017 – The Administration’s proposal to gut funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) by nearly 20 percent ($5.8 [...]
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In collaboration with more than 150 partners, The Academy signed onto this letter on behalf of the health education, research, and patient care communities in response to the President’s Jan. 27 executive order on immigration.
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