FORA.tv Speaker - Mary Woolley

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Biography

Since 1990, Mary Woolley has been president and CEO of Research!America, the nation's largest not-for-profit alliance working to make research to improve health a higher national priority. Its 500+ organizational members represent the voices of 125 million Americans. Under her leadership, Research!America's membership has more than quadrupled as it has earned the attention and respect of research, media and community leaders with its signature public opinion polls and advocacy resource materials. She is an elected member of the National Academy of Sciences' Institute of Medicine and fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. She serves on the Harvard School of Public Health Board of Overseers and the IBM Life Sciences Council, among other volunteer activities. She has a 25-year editorial and publication history on science advocacy, policy and public opinion. She was educated at San Francisco State University and Stanford University and is a native of Chicago.

2 Programs

Expectations of Health Care & Medical Science

10.06.07 | 01:23:49 min | 0 comments

Global Scientific Investment

10.04.07 | 01:14:13 min | 0 comments