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SMDM Board letter to the House Labor-HHS Committee regarding FY2013 bill

AHRQ funds important research and programs at local universities, hospitals, and health departments that improve health care quality, enhance consumer choice, advance patient safety, improve efficiency, reduce medical errors, and broaden access to essential services.

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SMDM joins nearly 3,000 organizations to make voice of nondefense discretionary programs heard

We strongly urge a balanced approach to deficit reduction that does not include further cuts to NDD programs, which have already done their part to reduce the deficit.
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SMDM signs onto Letter from Friends of AHRQ in support of 2013 Budget for AHRQ

Too many Americans receive care that is not of as high quality as it could be. We can do better, and AHRQ-funded research can show us how.

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Recognizing Critical National Priorities

Recognizing Health, Education, Job Training, Children’s and Social Services Programs as Critical National Priorities.

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SMDM supports Return on Investment: A Healthy Nation is a Prosperous Nation

Public health is the science and art of preventing disease, promoting physical and behavioral wellness, supporting personal responsibility, and prolonging life in communities where people live, work, and learn.

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Mark Roberts, MD, MPP
Mark Roberts, MD, MPP
"After 30 years, the world has caught up with what people in SMDM have been doing all along."
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