Health research agency could be eliminated

Gatty, Bob
October 2015
Urology Times;Oct2015, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p39
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


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