Emory University is a private research university located in the metropolitan Atlanta area of Druid Hills, Georgia. The university was founded as Emory College in 1836 in Oxford, Georgia by a small group of Methodists and was named in honor of John Emory, a well-known Methodist bishop. The university's mission statement is “to create, preserve, teach, and apply knowledge in the service of humanity." The school initially struggled financially until a generous land-grant by Asa Candler, the president of the Coca-Cola Company, allowed the small college to move to metropolitan Atlanta in 1915 and become rechartered as Emory University.
Campaign Finance$444,181 Given
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Lobbying on Behalf of Emory University
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Emory University $370,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Health Issues,
- Science & Technology,
RegulationsMentioned in 118 dockets; Submitted to 14 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "Emory University" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 13 HHS Human Subjects Research Protections: Enhancing Protections for Research Subjects and Reducing Burden, Delay, and Ambiguity for Investigators 2011
- Toggle 2 HHSIG Solicitation of New Safe Harbors and Special Fraud Alerts 2011
- Toggle 1 FWS Threatened Status for the Distinct Population Segment of the North American Wolverine Occurring in the Continguous United States 2012
- Toggle 1 FWS Removal of the U.S. Captive-bred Inter-subspecific crossed or generic Tiger From the Exemption to Register Under the Captive-bred Wildlife Regulations 2011
- Toggle 1 CDC Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement, Public Scoping Meeting and request for comments 2012
- Toggle 1 CDC Assessing the Current Research, Policy, and Practice Environment in Public Health Genomics 2011
- Toggle 1 NOAA Notice; receipt of application for a permit to import marine mammals for public display purposes (File No. 17324) 2012
- Toggle 1 CPSC Safety Standard for Magnet Sets 2012
- Toggle 1 FDA Draft Guidance for Industry: Modified Risk Tobacco Product Applications; Availability 2012
- Toggle 1 DEA Controlled Substances and List I Chemical Registration and Reregistration Fees 2011
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 19 HHS Human Subjects Research Protections: Enhancing Protections for Research Subjects and Reducing Burden, Delay, and Ambiguity for Investigators 2011
- Toggle 9 NOAA Notice; receipt of application for a permit to import marine mammals for public display purposes (File No. 17324) 2012
- Toggle 8 CMS Medicare Program; Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule, DME Face-to-Face Encounters, Elimination of the Requirement for Termination of Non-Random Prepayment Complex Medical Review and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2013 (CMS-1590-P) 2012
- Toggle 8 EPA Control of Air Pollution From New Motor Vehicles: Tier 3 Motor Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards 2011
- Toggle 7 FDA Draft Guidance for Industry; Dietary Supplements: New Dietary Ingredient Notifications and Related Issues 2011
- Toggle 6 CDC Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement, Public Scoping Meeting and request for comments 2012
- Toggle 5 CMS Medicare Program; Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2012 2011
- Toggle 5 EPA April 10-13, 2012 US Environmental Protection Agency FIFRA SAP Meeting on Chlorpyrifos Health Effects 2012
- Toggle 4 EPA NESHAP for Primary Aluminum Production Amendments Based on the Risk and Technology Review 2011
- Toggle 4 NHTSA Environmental Impact Statement for Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE)Standards, Model Years 2017-2025 2011
Federal Spending96 grants; 19 contracts; 4 loans
Federal grants, contracts and loans are reported by federal agencies using the FPDS and FAADS systems. The data is made available to the public at USASpending.gov. Please note that the completeness and quality of the data varies greatly by agency.
Only grants, contracts and loans with amounts over $1 million are shown.
Because company names are not reported in a standardized manner, we cannot reliably determine the company receiving the contract or award. The results shown here are based on a search for the company name. Individual records may be missed or erroneously included because of name variations. For more information, please see our federal spending methodology page.
Note: Company names in federal spending data are not standardized. The table below is included only as a sample of what is available in the data and has not been reviewed for accuracy or completeness. To investigate the data further, use the links at the bottom of the table.
|Emory University||2011||National Institutes Of Health||PROTECT III||$8,330,345|
|Emory University||2011||Education, Department Of||DL BASE RECORD 2011-2012||$6,493,207|
|Emory University||2012||National Institutes Of Health||PROTECT III||$6,386,164|
|Emory University||2011||National Institutes Of Health||CELL THERAPY FOR DIABETIC PERIPHERAL NEUROVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS||$6,139,029|
|Emory University||2012||National Institutes Of Health||TAS::75 0885::TAS NIAID CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE FOR INFLUENZA RESEARCH AND SURVEILLANCE||$6,070,172|
|Emory University||2012||Education, Department Of||DL BASE RECORD 2012-2013||$6,015,204|
|Emory University||2011||National Institutes Of Health||B-CELL BIOLOGY OF MUCOSAL IMMUNE PROTECTION FROM SIV CHALLENGE||$5,457,454|
|Emory University||2012||National Institutes Of Health||ATLANTA CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE INSTITUTE (ACTSI) RENEWAL||$5,378,765|
|Emory University||2012||National Institutes Of Health||B-CELL BIOLOGY OF MUCOSAL IMMUNE PROTECTION FROM SIV CHALLENGE||$5,377,012|
|Emory University||2011||National Institutes Of Health||ATLANTA CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE INSTITUTE (UL1)||$5,371,364|
Advisory Committees62 people on 38 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "Emory University" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle National Science Foundation 23 people on 15 committees
- Toggle Department of Health and Human Services 20 people on 12 committees
- Toggle National Endowment for the Humanities 8 people on 2 committees
- Toggle Department of Veterans Affairs 3 people on 2 committees
- Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 3 people on 2 committees
- Toggle Department of Education 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle National Endowment for the Arts 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Transportation 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of the Interior 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Defense 1 person on 1 committee