Here are some tools and resources to help you learn more—and tell others—about the impact of NIH research.
NIH’s Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools (RePORT) site offers information about NIH research activities. You can use this tool to search for NIH-funded projects in your area.
Profiles of Prosperity: How NIH-Supported Research is Fueling Private Sector Growth and Innovation , United for Medical Research, 2013.
The Impact of Genomics on the U.S. Economy , Battelle Technology Partnership Practice for United for Medical Research, 2013.
Not Coming to America: Why the U.S. is Falling Behind in the Global Race for Talent , The Partnership for a New American Economy & The Partnership for New York City, 2012.
NIH’s Role in Sustaining the US Economy , United for Medical Research, 2012.
An Economic Engine , United for Medical Research, 2011.
Economic Impact of the Human Genome Project , Battelle Technology Partnership Practice, 2011.
The Economic Impact of Publicly Funded Research Conducted by AAMC-Member Medical Schools and Teaching Hospitals , Tripp Umbach for American Association of Medical Colleges, 2011.
In Your Own Backyard , Families USA, 2008.
U.S. Global Competitiveness
University Research Funding: Still Lagging and Showing No Signs of Improvement , The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation, 2013.
Leadership in Decline: Assessing US International Competitiveness in Biomedical Research , The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation and United for Medical Research, 2012.
Science and Engineering Indicators 2012 , National Science Board.
Profiles of Researchers
“How Vast Budget Cuts are Plaguing U.S. Research Labs” by United for Medical Research, 2013.