Public Policy

Below are some resources provided by the Public Policy Committee. If you would like to suggest additions to this list, please contact the Public Policy Committee.

The Public Policy Committee is a standing committee of the Society for In Vitro Biology (SIVB). The Committee assists Society members and the scientific community-at-large to better understand in vitro biology, biotechnology and the current research and public policy issues affecting the scientific community. The Committee supports the SIVB to interact with members of Congress and other governmental officials for the purpose of giving scientific advice on funding priorities and issues relevant to in vitro biology and biotechnology.

The SIVB is an associate member of the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) http://www.aibs.org/public-policy/ and the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) http://www.cast.org. These collations of scientific organizations support the SIVB Public Policy Committee through their legislative and lobby activities to affect national and international scientific public policy for: federal spending to support scientific research and education, impacts on natural resources and agricultural systems, protection of human rights and the ecosystem, scientific ethics and equity.

News

White Papers

Research Integrity

Links


 

Public Policy Committee

Nancy A. Reichert, PhD – Chair
Mississippi State University
Email: NReichert@biology.msstate.edu

Patrick R. Arsenault, PhD
University of Pennsylvania Medical School
Email: patars@mail.med.upenn.edu

Thomas Flynn, PhD
Food and Drug Administration
Email: Thomas.flynn@fda.hhs.gov

Todd J. Jones, PhD
Pioneer Hi-Bred International
Email: todd.j.jones@pioneer.com

Sydney Shaw
Northeastern University
Email: shaw.sy@husky.neu.edu



Policy | About SIVB | Contact Us | Site Map
Society for In Vitro Biology 514 Daniels St., Suite 411 Raleigh, NC 27605 Phone: (910) 755-5431 Fax: (910) 755-5432
© 2016. All Rights Reserved.

Site created and maintained by Satori Digital Marketing original theme Frontier Theme.
Frontier Theme