Office of the Press Secretary
January 28, 2014

Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery
State of the Union Address
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Washington, D.C.

Congress passed a bill that will fund the federal government through the end of FY14 (September 30, 2014). This agreement provides some relief to our nation's federally funded science agencies, but the Coalition for the...

Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus 2014 Briefing Series

February 26

The BRAIN Initiative: Building on a Century of Basic Research
Cori Bargmann, The Rockefeller University
Cannon Room 122

April 2

Understanding Circadian Rhythms: Understanding Sleep Disorders
Michael Rosbash, Brandeis University
Rayburn Room B-340

May 7

HIV/AIDS in 2014: Progress and Priorities
Anthony Fauci, NIAID, NIH
Rayburn Room B-340

June 18

Paying Dividends: How Federally Funded Biomedical Research Fuels the Pharmaceutical Industry
Mark Tessier-Lavigne, The Rockefeller University
Rayburn Room B-340

July 16

Embyonic Stem Cell Research: Advances and Potential
Lawrence Goldstein, University of California, San Diego
Rayburn Room 2168

July 30

CRISPR: The Game Changing Therapeutic Technology
Feng Zhang, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
Rayburn Room 2168

September 10

Aging and the Normal Brain
Carol Barnes, University of Arizona
Rayburn Room 2168



* All briefings take place at noon eastern time.