science funding

Wendell Primus Senior Policy Advisor for Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi will be speaking at Neuroscience 2008 in WashingtonDC

The following workshop will be offered at Neuroscience 2008 in Washington DC. Look who is speaking at the bottom of the speakers list (Wendell Primus, PhD Senior Policy Advisor for Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi ). Just a heads up if anyone can get inside with a camera and ask him if he is going to spend any science funding on a new investigation into the events of 9/11.

Tuesday, November 18, 2008.

Public Advocacy Forum: “The Elections: And the Winner is…Science?”
Organizer/Moderator: John H. Morrison, PhD
Location: Washington Convention Center: Room 152B
Date & Time: Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM
Hide description

Organizer/Moderator: John Morrison, PhD
On the heels of a significant national election, join renowned science policy and political experts to discuss U.S. presidential and congressional election results and the potential impact on science funding and policy. With U.S. science funding at a near standstill, this forum will highlight the prospects for improving support for the research enterprise and help SfN members learn how to help shape the future of science funding and advocacy.

The Speakers: