The ASM sent a letter to Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) endorsing the bill which would provide a five percent increase in funding for biomedical research supported by the National Institutes of Health and other federal agencies involved in biomedical research.
The ASM sent a letter to members of Congress supporting passage of an FY 2015 Omnibus Appropriations bill to provide sustained and predictable federal funding for life science research and public health programs.
During the FDA Public Workshop “Framework for Regulatory Oversight of Laboratory Developed Tests (LDTs)” held on January 8-9, the ASM and the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology (PASCV) have commented on the implementation of this plan in clinical laboratories.
The ASM sent a letter to members of Congress supporting the Administration's $6.18 billion emergency funding request to combat the Ebola Virus outbreak.
- October 28, 2014 - White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Challenge to Develop Ebola Tools
- September 26, 2014 - ASM Comments on NIGMS Strategic Plan
- September 23, 2014 - ASM Letter to the US HHS Concerning Scientific Resources in Response to the Ebola Virus Outbreak
- September 23, 2014 - ASM Letter to the UN Concerning Scientific Resources in Response to the Ebola Virus Outbreak