Scenes from Hill Day 2016

Published June 29 2016

A Hill staffer and U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., review ASBMB materials on supporting biomedical research and listen to PAAC member Matt Gentry and postdoc Peter Mercredi discuss how federal dollars are used in their labs. PHOTOS COURTESY OF EMILY HUFF

ASBMB members walked the halls of Capitol Hill for hours, meeting with 96 members of Congress to build support for the biomedical research community.

Yale’s Jenna Belestrini and Garet Thompson from the University of New Hampshire join PAAC member Preston Hensley outside a Connecticut ongressman’s office.

Refueling in the Longworth Office Building cafeteria, PAAC members and their students find time in their busy schedules to grab lunch.

Outgoing PAAC member Mark Lively and students from North Carolina State University and the University of South Carolina pose before a meerting.