The Rally for Medical Research met on September 17-18, 2013 to ask Congress to stop the sequestration of National Institutes of Health (NIH); and I was one of the people chosen to go by the AHA/ASA as a survivor and an advocate. We spent the day on September 18 meeting with the delegates and their aides. I was taken by it all – the offices, the marble, and the people, of course. Representative Scott Peters of my District 52 in San Diego was a warm, generous, and such an intelligent man.
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