The federal budget & medical research: a summary

The federal budget & medical research: a summary

13th May, 2014

Read a summary of those initiatives in the 2014-15 federal budget impacting health and medical research. The fact sheet includes information on funding levels of the National Health and Medical Research Council, as well as relevant initiatives and savings measures in the Departments of Health, Education, Industry and Finance, and the Treasury. In particular, it includes as summary of the proposed new $20 billion Medical Research Future Fund, a centrepiece of the 2014-15 federal budget.