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Academy Announces 2017 Gold Medal Award Recipient

Washington, DC - July 10, 2017 - The Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2017 Gold Medal Award. N. Reed Dunnick, MD, Fred Jenner Hodges Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiology at the University of Michigan, will receive the honor at the Academy’s [...]

By | 2017-08-28T15:14:25+00:00 July 17th, 2017|press releases|Comments Off on Academy Announces 2017 Gold Medal Award Recipient

Academy Announces 2017 Distinguished Investigators

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 [...]

By | 2017-06-15T14:04:32+00:00 June 15th, 2017|press releases|Comments Off on Academy Announces 2017 Distinguished Investigators

The Academy of Radiology Research Announces the Recipients of its 2016 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 – July 26, 2016 - The Academy of Radiology Research is pleased to announce that 38 researchers have been selected to receive the Academy’s 2016 Distinguished Investigator Award. This prestigious honor recognizes individuals for their accomplishments in the field of medical imaging. “The recipients of this Award have made significant contributions to the field [...]

By | 2017-04-25T19:23:06+00:00 July 26th, 2016|press releases|Comments Off on The Academy of Radiology Research Announces the Recipients of its 2016 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

The Academy of Radiology Research Celebrates House and Senate Appropriations Committee Leadership for $2 Billion Increase in NIH Budget

The Fiscal Year 2016 Omnibus Appropriations act released today by Congress will increase vital funding at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) by its largest investment since FY2003. This action reverses a 13 year trend where the purchasing power of the institute had been reduced by nearly 25%, restricting the potential impact made by researchers [...]

By | 2015-12-17T10:21:28+00:00 December 17th, 2015|press releases|Comments Off on The Academy of Radiology Research Celebrates House and Senate Appropriations Committee Leadership for $2 Billion Increase in NIH Budget

The Academy of Radiology Research Announces the Recipients of its Distinguished Investigator Award: Recipients of this Award Have Attained a Level of Accomplishment that Ranks Within the Top 10% of All Academic Radiology Faculty

The Academy of Radiology Research is pleased to announce that 37 researchers have been selected to receive the Academy’s 2015 Distinguished Investigator Award. This prestigious honor recognizes individuals for their accomplishments in the field of medical imaging. “The recipients of this Award have made significant contributions to the field of imaging research and are in [...]

By | 2016-02-15T14:03:52+00:00 August 13th, 2015|press releases|Comments Off on The Academy of Radiology Research Announces the Recipients of its Distinguished Investigator Award: Recipients of this Award Have Attained a Level of Accomplishment that Ranks Within the Top 10% of All Academic Radiology Faculty

The Academy of Radiology Research Thanks the House of Representatives for Passing the 21st Century Cures Act

The Academy of Radiology Research thanks the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, and urges the Senate to do the same. The Academy’s membership includes patient advocacy groups, imaging societies, academic Radiology Departments, and manufacturers. This diverse set of stakeholders shares a common commitment to the 21st Century Cures [...]

By | 2015-08-13T12:21:50+00:00 July 10th, 2015|press releases|Comments Off on The Academy of Radiology Research Thanks the House of Representatives for Passing the 21st Century Cures Act

The Academy of Radiology Research Expresses Support for the 21st Century Cures Act

The Academy of Radiology Research is pleased to support H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, and urges the House of Representatives to pass this important legislation. The Academy’s membership includes patient advocacy groups, imaging societies, academic Radiology Departments, and manufacturers. This diverse set of stakeholders shares a common commitment to the 21st Century Cures [...]

By | 2015-07-09T12:32:34+00:00 July 9th, 2015|press releases|Comments Off on The Academy of Radiology Research Expresses Support for the 21st Century Cures Act

Fueling the U.S. Innovation Economy: New Study Shows Large-scale Innovation Impacts from Federally Performed and Sponsored Research

CONTACT:       Renee Cruea, Executive Director, Academy of Radiology Research TEL:                 202.347.5872 EMAIL:            RCruea@acadrad.org     WEBSITE:        www.acadrad.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Federally funded research has significant downstream economic benefit through patent generations; biotechnology programs at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) are the government’s most innovative, according to new analysis completed by the Battelle [...]

By | 2015-08-07T11:37:44+00:00 March 10th, 2015|press releases|Comments Off on Fueling the U.S. Innovation Economy: New Study Shows Large-scale Innovation Impacts from Federally Performed and Sponsored Research