Please join us for an in-the-moment discussion about the 2020 election. Journalist and political analyst Frank Sesno, former CNN Washington Bureau Chief and anchor, and Director of The George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs, will be joined by Georges Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Association in a conversation moderated by Jenny Luray, Research!America Vice President of Strategy and Communications. What do the election results tell us about the policy outlook for science, medical research and public health? Cybele Bjorklund, Vice President, Federal Strategy at Johns Hopkins University & Medicine
and Red Maple Consulting’s Pete Kirkham will round out the briefing with a look at opportunities and challenges during the lame duck 116th Congress including supplemental funding and appropriations -- and what lies ahead for the 117th.