President Obama Issues Memorandum on Drug Abuse

On Oct. 21, President Obama issued a Presidential Memorandum along with a fact sheet on the subject of prescription drug abuse.  The President’s memo included two important directives Federal departments and agencies are to provide training in prescribing of opioids

House Elects Paul Ryan as the 54th Speaker of the House

On Oct. 29, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) was elected the 54 th Speaker of the House, ending speculation as to who was able to lead the 247-member GOP conference after John Boehner’s abrupt resignation. The 45-year old Republican first worked

Fall 2015: Research—From the Ground Up

In this issue of the Liaison Ledger, we’ve deviated a bit from our usual format to allow two educators, Sharon Gordon of East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine and Bradley Henson of Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine, to share their perspectives on the challenges associated with building a research enterprise from the ground up. 

Educator Spotlight: Bradley Henson

Bradley Henson, D.D.S., Ph.D., has been on the faculty at Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine (WU CDM) since the school was first formed in 2008. 

ADEA Advocacy and Government Relations Portfolio — June 2015

ADEA is seeing very promising results of our advocacy efforts in early drafts of the appropriations bill from the House of Representatives. Earlier this year, ADEA submitted written testimony to both the House of Representatives and the Senate Appropriations Subcommittees on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies.
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