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2017 Testimony and Correspondence
April 10, 2017
Community sign-on letter organized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Coalition, expressing support for at least $7.8 billion for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's programs in the FY 2018 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations bill.
April 3, 2017
Community sign on letter to Members of Congress, coordinated by the Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF), recommending $8 billion in funding for the National Science Foundation (NSF) in FY 2018
March 3, 2017
Community sign-on letter of more than 500 organizations, coordinated by the Trust for America’s Health, in support of the Prevention and Public Health Fund. The letter also cautions the administration of the impact on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) if support for the Prevention and Public Health Fund is not maintained.
HPNEC Letter to Appropriations Leaders Urging at least FY 2016 Funding for Title VII and Title VIII programs
February 23, 2017
The AAMC joined 54 members of the Health Professions and Nursing Education Coalition (HPNEC)on a Oct. 14 letter to House and Senate Appropriations Committee leadership urgingthem to provide, at aminimum, the FY 2016 funding levels for Health Resources andServices Administration (HRSA)’s Title VII health professions and Title VIII nursing workforce development programs, including the HealthCareers Opportunity Program (HCOP),in the final FY 2017 Labor-H appropriations bill.
Community Letters to Senate Appropriators Regarding Funding for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
February 10, 2017
Community Letter to Senate Appropriators Regarding Funding for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Community Letter to House Appropriators Regarding Funding for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
February 10, 2017
Community sign-on letter organized by Friends of AHRQ urges House Appropriators to provide $334 million to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), consistent with current funding levels.
February 7, 2017
Community sign-on letter organized by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to President Trump, expressing support for the safety of vaccines and affirming the scientific consensus that vaccines are safe, effective, and save lives.
January 31, 2017
Community sign-on letter organized by the American Association for the Advancement of Science to President Trump, expressing concern about the White House Executive Order on visas and immigration.
January 27, 2017
AAMC Jan. 19 submitted comments to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in response to a request for information on strategies for NIH data management, sharing, and citation.
January 18, 2017
AAMC submits comment on Medicare Appeals Process
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