ASCO President Hudis Submits Testimony to Congress on NCI and NIH Budgets

In written testimony to Congress on March 28, ASCO President Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP, urged legislators to provide $5.26 billion to the National Cancer Institute and $32 billion to the National Institutes of Health for fiscal year 2015, to renew the nation’s commitment to clinical cancer research, “without which our basic science findings would never help improve the lives of patients.”