Science Policy Insider News
Science Policy Insider News (December 2003)
Science Policy staff were delighted to learn that Dr. Roxanne Cohen Silver of the University of California, Irvine has been appointed to the Academe and Policy Research Senior Advisory Committee of the Homeland Security Advisory Council.
The NIH Strategic Research Plan and Budget to Reduce and Ultimately Eliminate Health Disparities for Fiscal Years 2002-2006 is open for comment. The plan was put together from plans developed by each of NIH's institutes and centers, as well as other entities in the Department of Health and Human Services.
APA Coalition Meets with Senate Armed Services Committee Staff; President Signs Bill to Revamp VA's Research Compliance Office, and VA Secretary Principi asks R&D Chief to Resign; National Alliance to Support Sexual Health Research and Policy Convenes First Meeting; National Academies to Pursue Vetting of Science Advisors;