This letter was presented to NIH Director, Dr. Francis Collins, and NIA Director, Dr. Richard Hodes, on October 7, 2013. It was signed by over 500 aging and Alzheimer’s disease researchers, educators and clinicians who support an additional $500 million in the FY 2015 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Budget to support aging research.
Attached is the testimony that was submitted on behalf of FoNIA to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education for FY 2014.
Attached is the slide presentation from FoNIA meeting with Dr. Hodes on March 22, 2013. (Compressed for size)
The above letter was signed by over 30 national organizations regarding the potential impact of budget sequestration on the National Institute on Aging and aging research. The list of the members of Congress who received the letter is posted on the last page.
The above letter was signed by over 20 organizations belonging to the Friends of NIA (FoNIA), asking the Administration to support a $300 million funding increase in Fiscal Year 2014.