2010 Statements and Testimony

  • October 20, 2010 – ASM Presentation before the NSABB Codes of Conduct Working Group
    The ASM made a presentation before the National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity on “Codes of Conduct and Dual Use Research.”  The round table was titled, “Promoting Awareness and Responsibility in Dual Use Research: A Critical Assessment of the Role of Codes of Conduct.”  Dr. Ronald Atlas, Co-chair of the Committee on Biodefense presented ASM’s comments. 
  • April 22, 2010 - ASM Comments on the NIGMS Strategic Plan
    The ASM submitted comments on the NIGMS Strategic Plan.  The comments were prepared with input from the Public and Scientific Affairs Board Committee on Microbiological Issues Impacting Minorities and the Committee on Biomedical Research.