Biomedical Research

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Health Policy Newsletter – September 2016
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About the program

The Baker Institute Biomedical Research Program provides policymakers, scholars, scientists and the general public with research and analyses on emerging issues facing scientists and clinicians as biomedical research moves from laboratories to patients. The program addresses key areas, including the funding and sustainability of the U.S. biomedical research infrastructure; the ethical, political and regulatory challenges of emerging biomedical technologies; and the cost and benefits of bringing new and innovative treatments and therapies to clinics.

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John Mendelsohn

John Mendelsohn, M.D., is a Nonresident Fellow in Biomedical Research Policy at the Baker Institute. His work focuses on the identification and evaluation of ...
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Kirstin R.W. Matthews

Kirstin R.W. Matthews, Ph.D., is a fellow in science and technology policy at the Baker Institute. She is also a lecturer in the Wiess ...
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