Tag Archive: NIH

Feb 25 2014

Research Advocates Dispirited Over Omnibus Funding Level for NIH

Biomedical research advocates had hoped that a surge in research and development funding in the 2014 budget would be the best medicine for the National Institutes of Health, which has been impaired by mandated across-the-board sequestration cuts.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/research-advocates-dispirited-omnibus-funding-level-nih/

Dec 05 2013

National Pediatric Research Network Act Passed

Last week, President Obama signed into law the National Pediatric Research Network Act. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and other leading children’s hospitals making up the Coalition for Pediatric Medical Research lobbied Congress over a number of years to pass legislation that creates multi-institution pediatric research networks throughout the United States.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/national-pediatric-research-network-act-passed/

Apr 19 2013

CHOP Ranked Top NIH-Funded Children’s Hospital

We’re pleased to announce that during the 2012 Federal fiscal year, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute received more NIH funding than any other independent children’s hospital. Children’s Hospital received more than $125 million in NIH funds in 2012, beating out Boston Children’s Hospital.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-ranked-top-nih-funded-childrens-hospital/