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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.

Upcoming Webcasts at the National Academies

Adopting the International System of Units for Radiation Measurement  — This workshop will discuss how U.S. adoption of System Internationale (SI) units for radiation protection could improve information exchanges with other countries, especially during emergencies.
Sept. 29 and 30 |
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Science Priorities for a Changing Arctic  — The day after the White House hosts its first ministerial on Arctic science, the Academies will hold a public event to reflect on the discussions from the meeting.
Sept. 29, 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. EDT |
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White House Plan on Climate Change & National Security

(c)ImageZoo/ThinkstockIn response to a new White House initiative on climate change and national security signed by President Obama on Sept. 21, NAS President Marcia McNutt stated, "The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine look forward to taking the lead in engaging the academic community in efforts to guide this initiative, and are well-positioned to tap the broad, multidisciplinary expertise of researchers across the nation." Read More

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