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Learn about policy issues important to medical schools and teaching hospitals, with Atul Grover, M.D., Ph.D.

Government Affairs and Advocacy

Government Affairs and Advocacy

This Week In Washington

Senate Appropriators Hold Hearing to Discuss NIH Funding

The Senate Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations Subcommittee Oct. 7 held a hearing to discuss the importance of investing in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the need to increase funding.

Senate, House VA Panels Examine Veterans Health Administration

The Senate and House Veterans Affairs committees held hearings to consider reforms to the Veterans Health Administration (VHA).

GOP Senators Request Audit of HHS-funded Fetal Tissue Research

Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and 34 Republican colleagues sent an Oct. 6 letter to Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Inspector General Daniel Levinson calling for a full audit of all fetal research supported by HHS to determine whether there have been violations of the law and how the agency verifies compliance.

Preserving GME Funding

GME ad for right rail

Whether it’s an emergency or a serious illness requiring complex care, when life is on the line you can count on America’s teaching hospitals. But can they count on the funding they need from Congress?

Advocacy Launches Ad to Warn of Sequestration Impact


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