Tuesday, March 22, 2011

2011 National Forum: Building America's Economy and Health through Medical Research

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
11:45 a.m. - 3 p.m.
National Press Club
Washington, DC

Welcoming Remarks
The Honorable John Edward Porter
Chair, Research!America

Panel 1
(Pictured left to right)

Michael Riley, Managing Editor, Bloomberg Government

The Honorable Mike Castle
Former Member, U.S. House of Representatives (1993-2011)

Harry Johns, MBA
President and CEO, Alzheimer’s Association

Thomas R. Frieden, MD, MPH
Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Victor J. Dzau, MD
Chancellor of Health Affairs, Duke University

Carolyn M. Clancy, MD
Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Panel 2
(Pictured left to right)

Moderator: Clive Crook, Senior Editor, The Atlantic

Ellen V. Sigal, PhD
Founder and President, Friends of Cancer Research

David C. Page, MD
Director, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Margaret A. Hamburg, MD
Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration

Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD
Director, National Institutes of Health

John J. Castellani
President and CEO, PhRMA