Health Research Alliance members:
The fall 2013 HRA Members' Meeting was held September 19-20 and was co-hosted by the AACR Foundation for the Prevention and Cure of Cancer and the Pew Charitable Trusts. Presentations from the meeting have been posted in the Members Only portion of the website. HRA thanks the Program Committee for a compelling agenda and thanks AACR and The Pew Charitable Trusts for truly outstanding arrangements in Philadelphia!
HRA receives additional recognition for public access efforts: At an event on October 21 held at the World Bank headquarters in Washington, D.C. to mark the beginning of Open Access Week and to announce winners of the Accelerating Science Awards Program (ASAP), HRA was named as one of 30 high-impact organizations supporting open/public access. HRA was also recognized as an in-kind sponsor of the ASAP program. Open the ASAP Portfolio: Accelerating Innovation for more information about the ASAP program, the award winners and finalists, and the 30 high-impact organizations supporting open/public access. Major sponsors of the ASAP award program are PLoS, Google and the Wellcome Trust.
Announcement of 2014 HRA Members' Meetings dates and hosts: It is not too early to mark your calendars for the spring, 2014 HRA Members' Meeting, which will be hosted by the Alzheimer's Association in Chicago on April 1-2, 2014. Registration information will be sent by email before the end of January, 2014. The fall meeting will be held on September 18-19, 2014, and will be hosted by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund in Research Triangle Park, NC.
Health Research Alliance
P.O. Box 13901
21 T. W. Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park,
North Carolina 27709