Presentations from the breakfast are now available.
The ASM sent a letter to Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) endorsing the bill which would create a trust fund to support a mandatory funding stream for biomedical research supported by the National Institutes of Health and other federal agencies involved in biomedical research.
The ASM Office of Public Affairs has summarized the President's FY 2015 budget for the agencies that fund research and public health programs and has developed a chart highlighting proposed funding levels for the federal agencies and programs of importance to microbiology and the ASM membership.
The ASM submitted a letter to the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs as part of the hearing record for its January 14 hearing entitled “Examining Conference and Travel Spending Across the Federal Government.”
The ASM has submitted appropriation recommendations for federal agencies that support biomedical and public health research.
The Spring 2014 issue of the CSWM Communicator has been published by the CSWM. It features highlights of the committee's activities at this year asm2014 meeting in Boston, MA.
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Dr. Timothy Donohue, President Elect of ASM, spoke about microbiology and ASM during the public comment session of the NIGMS Council meeting on January 24, 2014.
Biomedical and Life Sciences Research - Federal Funding for FY 2015
A compilation of the ASM recommendations to Congress for FY 2015 funding for the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Food and Drug Administration, and science funding in the the National Science Foundation, the Department of Agriculture and the Department of Energy. To read the report go to: http://www.asm.org/images/PSAB/ASM-FF-2015-Final.pdf.