Tag Archives: George Washington University

NIH Picks Six Teams For HIV Cure Research Grants; Anthony Fauci Comments

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a total of $30 million in funding grants to six research teams to support the development of an HIV cure. NIH said Wednesday the grant recipients will investigate HIV treatment strategies including immunotherapy, therapeutic vaccines and gene modification as the second batch of awardees under the Martin Delaney Collaboratory program. …

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Papay, Cilluffo, Cardash: Pentagon Should Make Cyber a System Design Requirement

Cybersecurity practitioners Michael Papay, Frank Cilluffo and Sharon Cardash urge the Defense Department to establish cybersecurity as a requirement in system design and architecture to counter potential vulnerabilities to U.S. defense platforms and systems. Papay, chief information officer at Northrop Grumman, and Cilluffo and Cardash from the George Washington University – Homeland Security Policy Institute say in a guest post …

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Study Finds Regulatory Budget Unaffected by Sequestration

George Washington University and Washington University in St. Louis have jointly released a new study that shows the federal government’s regulatory spending remains intact despite the across-the-board budget cuts, FedScoop reported Wednesday. Cory Bennett writes the report analyzed the spending habits of 75 departments and agencies since 1960 and found …

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Robert Wood Foundation Launches Health Law Website

The Legal Barriers project announced it has launched a new website, Health Information and the Law.org. The site serves as a functional, online repository of federal and state laws regulating the access, use, release and publication of health information. It also aims to informs the public of potential legal disputes …

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