Hematological Cancer Research Investment and Education Act Law and Legal Definition

The Hematological Cancer Research Investment and Education Act of 2001 was enacted to establish and fund research and education programs. The Act amended the Public Health Service Act. The Act requires:

1. The Director of the National Institutes of Health, through the National Cancer Institute, to expand and coordinate blood cancer research programs; and

2. The Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a related education program for patients and the general public.