Medical Campus leaders stress need for research funding to congresswoman

U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler, R-Harrisonville, visited the School of Medicine on Wednesday to learn about research taking place on the Medical Campus and to hear campus leaders’ thoughts on the need for research funding. The congresswoman is a member of the House Armed Services Committee and the House Committee on the Budget.
Alzheimer’s research, need for funding highlighted during Blunt visit

Alzheimer’s research, need for funding highlighted during Blunt visit

U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., visited the Medical Campus this week to meet with physicians who treat patients with Alzheimer’s disease, and patients and caregivers who live with the debilitating disease every day. Blunt, pictured with physician-scientist┬áRandall J. Bateman,┬áchairs a subcommittee that oversees funding for medical research.