What They’re Saying on Social Media About Inaugural 21st Century Cures Roundtable

May 9, 2014

Support Grows for the Committee’s New #Path2Cures Initiative

The Energy and Commerce Committee this week held its inaugural bipartisan roundtable for its new initiative to find a path to 21st Century Cures. Committee members were joined by an esteemed panel of experts to discuss the state of biomedical innovation in the United States and what steps we can take together to accelerate the process of bringing new treatments and cures to patients. Members were joined by leaders from the Food and Drug Administration, the National Institutes of Health, and other thought leaders for a discussion that sparked considerable chatter on social media sites like Twitter:

National Institutes of Health Director Francis S. Collins:

University of Michigan's Health System:

Faster Cures:

Rep. Joe Barton:

Rep. Michael C. Burgess, M.D.:

Folks also joined the conversation on Facebook:

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