About The Campaign
ACT for NIH: Advancing Cures Today is a non-partisan effort committed to advancing biomedical research in the United States. Our goal is simple: we seek the immediate restoration of funding for NIH followed by steady, predictable budget support in the future to enhance lifesaving research for patients around the world.
David Baltimore, Ph.D.
President Emeritus, California Institute of Technology
Founder, Hope Knows No Boundaries
The Honorable Eric Cantor
Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Moelis & Company
Ronald DePinho, M.D.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D.
Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Bernadette Gray-Little, Ph.D.
17th Chancellor, University of Kansas
The Honorable Tom Harkin
The Harkin Institute for Public Policy and Citizen Engagement
Medical Research Innovator and Public Health Advocate
Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Columbia University
Perry Nisen, M.D., Ph.D.
Board of Directors, Teva Pharmaceuticals
Founder, The Parker Foundation
Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Mayo Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Lori L. Wilson, M.D., FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine
Director of Policy