Rally for Medical Research CA Congressional Meeting Highlights

#‎RallyMedRes Teams that Soapbox Consulting customizes by state and congressional district, have to be in sync to work with Congress. It takes teamwork to deliver the Capitol Hill Day Message, to basically “provide robust, sustainable and predictable funding increases for the NIH FY2016 and beyond that supports stronger investments in the NIH.” (more…)

Rally for Medical Research Wrap-up

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Budget has declined 25% from FY2003. Taking into account inflation, the funding level should be around $39.5 billion today, but it’s actually $30.1. (more…)

PA Hill Meetings: Rally for Medical Research Hill Day 2015

For the second year in a row Tremor Action Network (TAN) participated in Rally for Medical Research Day in Washington, D.C. Board members represented different States. Like 2014, TAN was the only essential tremor patient advocacy organization that participated in the 2015 Rally. (more…)

#Path2Cures 21st Century Cures Initiative

Tremor Action Network Board Member Nannette Halliwell recently had the pleasure of discussing the 21st Century Cures Initiative with a staff member for the Committee on Energy and Commerce. (more…)

Rally for Medical Research Day – #RallyMedRes

Let me start this blog by pleading with the AACR to make this an annual event. Yes, it was that incredible of an event. Now that I have that out of my system, let me explain what RallyMedRes 2014 was. (more…)