National Academies of Science to sponsor Communication Workshop on December 9-10

Kim Petrie
December 4, 2013

On December 9-10, the National Academies of Science is sponsoring a science communication workshop, Sustainable Infrastructure for Life Sciences CommunicationLeaders from the life sciences community and research organizations can join in person or by webcast to explore the barriers to public communications in the life sciences. At this workshop, participants will explore some challenges life science professionals face, including intellectual property issues in industry, policy restrictions in government, and lack of incentives and adequate support structures at the university level.  Ideas and opportunities for improving communications will be discussed. Visit the Public Interfaces of the Life Sciences Roundtable website for more information and to register.