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NEW REPORT

Economic and Fiscal Impacts
of Immigration

Sept. 21 - A new Academies report provides a comprehensive assessment of U.S. immigration trends over the past 20 years, immigration's impact on the labor market and wages of native-born workers, and its fiscal impact at the national, state, and local levels.

  • NEW REPORT

    Economic and Fiscal Impacts
    of Immigration

    Sept. 21 - A new Academies report provides a comprehensive assessment of U.S. immigration trends over the past 20 years, immigration's impact on the labor market and wages of native-born workers, and its fiscal impact at the national, state, and local levels.

  • NEW REPORT

    Making Eye Health a
    Public Health Priority

    Sept. 15 - A new Academies report calls for a transformation in population health efforts to eliminate correctable and avoidable vision impairments by 2030.

  • NEW REPORT

    Supporting Family Caregivers
    of Older Adults

    Sept. 13 - Family caregivers for adults age 65 or older need more recognition, information, and support to fulfill their responsibilities and maintain their own health, financial security, and well-being, says a new Academies report.

  • NEW REPORT

    Production and Use
    of Molybdenum-99

    Sept. 12 – A new Academies report warns of potential supply shortage in the U.S. of medical isotopes molybdenum-99 and technetium-99m.

Roundtable on U.S.-Mexico Scientific Collaboration

Video WebcastOn Monday, Oct. 3, the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the Mexican Academy of Sciences will co-host a roundtable discussion to review current collaborative work between the scientific communities in the U.S. and Mexico and to explore opportunities for further cooperation. Among the participants will be Marcia McNutt, president of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, and Jaime Urrutia Fucugauchi, president of the Mexican Academy of Sciences. Watch the webcast starting at 11:30 EDT.

Agriculture Secretary Discusses Obesity Prevention

Tom Vilsack, US Agriculture SecretaryAgriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy were among the speakers at a National Academies workshop that took place on Sept. 27 about obesity prevention and treatment.

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