President Donald Trump's budget request proposes replacing the HHS Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality with the new National Institute for Research on Safety and Quality within the NIH, which Research!America CEO Mary Woolley says would be "a strategic mistake that dilutes the agency's critical mission to address waste and inefficiencies in our health care system." The proposal would also cut the CDC's budget by 12%, increase the FDA's budget, and leave NIH and National Science Foundation funding flat.
Trump's budget request cuts funds for CDC, reorganizes NIH
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