TITLE

Health research agency could be eliminated

AUTHOR(S)
Gatty, Bob
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Urology Times;Oct2015, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the House Appropriations Committee has voted to eliminate funding for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) while the Senate Appropriations Committee passed a fiscal year 2016 Labor-Health and Human Services bill reducing the agency's funding by 35%. The American Urological Association (AUA) expressed opposition to end funding for the AHRQ claiming that the elimination is an injustice to researchers who work tirelessly to further medical research
ACCESSION #
110245271

 

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