Give Patients Access to Their Records!

I invite you to become an original cosponsor of the Medical Records Access Fairness Act. This common-sense bill would require providers to give patients access to their medical records for free up to once per year, providing financial relief to hardworking
Americans who need access to their medical history. Copies of medical records are necessary for medical care when individuals change providers or need to see a specialist who does not have access to a patient’s complete medical history.

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Briefing: Access to Science and Technology Expertise in Congress

Technology is rapidly changing with robotics, artificial intelligence, genetic engineering, and cybersecurity becoming increasingly relevant in our daily lives. While it’s difficult for anyone to stay informed on the challenges and issues, it’s especially
important for Congress to have access to the best possible information about the current and future state of science and technology in the US and the world. In this briefing, we will explore the importance of and avenues for Congress to access expertise in
science and technology.

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Invest in American’s Energy Independence!

We invite you to cosponsor
H.R. 5610, the Better Energy Storage Technology (BEST) Act, legislation that would result in storage technology that can be produced by U.S. businesses and meet market cost and capacity demands.

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Lunch Briefing: Genetics in health and ancestry

Please join us for a briefing about what new advances in genetics can tell us about ancestry, health, and ourselves. The panel will focus on the role of genes and the environment in human health, the opportunities for precision medicine, and the role of
public engagement in the coming era of personal genetics and gene editing.

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Briefing: Access to Science and Technology Expertise in Congress

Technology is rapidly changing with robotics, artificial intelligence, genetic engineering, and cybersecurity becoming increasingly relevant in our daily lives. While it’s difficult for anyone to stay informed on the challenges and issues, it’s especially
important for Congress to have access to the best possible information about the current and future state of science and technology in the US and the world. In this briefing, we will explore the importance of and avenues for Congress to access expertise in
science and technology.

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Lunch Briefing: Wearable Computing

Wearable computing includes “smart” glasses and “smart” watches. The technology in this space is moving forward rapidly and the new generation of “wearables” promises to go beyond, with federal funding playing an important role in driving this innovation.

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