Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of the Academic Biomedical Research Community: Protecting the Nation's Investment by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences
English | Nov. 20, 2017 | ISBN: 0309462495 | 450 Pages | PDF | 8 MB
The academic biomedical research community is a hub of employment, economic productivity, and scientific progress. Academic research institutions are drivers of economic development in their local and state economies and, by extension, the national economy. Beyond the economic input that the academic biomedical research community both receives and provides, it generates knowledge that in turn affects society in myriad ways.