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Letters From the Committee :: June 22, 2009

Letter to NAS, NAE, IM Recarding Concern for America's Research Universities

June 22, 2009

Dr. Ralph J. Cicerone
President
National Academy of Sciences
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

Dr. Charles M. Vest
President
National Academy of Engineering
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

Dr. Harvey V. Fineberg President
Institute of Medicine
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
 

Dear Dr. Cicerone, Dr. Vest, and Dr. Fineberg:

America's research universities are admired throughout the world, and they have contributed immeasurably to our social and economic well-being. Our universities, to an extent unparalleled in other countries, are our Nation's primary source of long-term scientific, engineering, and medical research. We are concerned that they are at risk. 

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