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Thursday, July 30, 2009
In This Issue
Ten H.S. Biotech Classes Launch this Fall in GA
NIH Science Education Director to Open '09 Workforce Forum
GaBio Responds to State's Medicaid Reimbursement Changes
GaBio to File Comments with US Supreme Court in Bilski Patent Case
High School Students Shadow Successful Women Scientists
Wanted: Scientists to Share Experiences with Teachers, Students
Monday, July 20, 2009
The Call for Sessions for the 2010 BIO International Convention is officially open.
Proposals are due Tuesday, September 8, 2009.Click here for full details http://tinyurl.com/kkgvlt
The online submission tool opens Monday, August 17, 2009.
Submit a Session
We're looking for session topic submissions in all areas that will help participants run their businesses. This event is built around the sharing of ideas. Educational sessions are categorized along 17 tracks.
Tracks are one, two or three days and can include 4-12 sessions depending on the topics. Submit a panel idea, a single-person lecture, a case study, a roundtable discussion or other format.
View the full details on submitting a topic.http://tinyurl.com/kkgvlt
Wednesday, July 15, 2009
Congressman Deal learned today he must be in Washington Monday morning for the markup of the Health bill being considered by the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health. Congressman Deal is the Ranking Republican Member on the subcommittee.
We apologize for any inconvenience. Registration refunds will be issued. If you have questions, please call the GaBio administrative office at 404-221-0617.
Wednesday, July 1, 2009
U.S Representative Nathan Deal (R-Ga.) is a member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce. This Committee regulates Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection; the Environment; Telecommunications and the Internet; Energy and Air Quality; and Health, as well as Oversight and Investigations. As a member of this Committee, Congressman Deal serves as Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Health, overseeing legislation, hearings and markups for all legislative areas under the committee's jurisdiction. From the Food and Drug Administration and medical research to the Medicaid and Medicare programs, the subcommittee on Health has jurisdiction over many critical issues affecting America's public and private health sectors.
Congressman Deal also has announced he is a candidate for the Republican nomination for Governor of Georgia in 2010. Learn more about Congressman Deal at: http://www.house.gov/deal/